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Mental Status Exam
 
Mental Status Exam
 

Conceptualisation

 
 
 
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Overview

  • How to Assess

    Ask the patient to identify the similarity between two objects, such as:
  • Bananas and oranges are... both fruit
  • Trains and bicycles are… both modes of transport
  • A watch and a ruler are… both used for measurement
  • Significance

  • Loss of abstract processing is common in fronto-temporal dementia.
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