Cochrane review brief: Mini-Cog for the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease dementia and other dementias within a community setting

Neville, Christine (2016) Cochrane review brief: Mini-Cog for the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease dementia and other dementias within a community setting. Online Journal of Issues in Nursing , 21 (1 - Article 13). p. 1.

Abstract

The article offers information on the diagnostic accuracy of the Mini-Cog, a cognitive screening test, for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in a community setting. Topics discussed include the memory impairments that nurses find when caring for older adults in the community setting; the benefits of an early diagnosis; and several studies focusing on it.


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
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Date Deposited: 14 Oct 2019 01:57
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2019 05:46
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mini-Cog; diagnosis; Alzheimer's disease; dementia; cognitive screening test; community setting
Fields of Research : 11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1110 Nursing > 111001 Aged Care Nursing
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/35528

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