Folstein Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) in Multiple Languages

Author/Owner

Copyright PAR, Inc. 2012

Description

The Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE) is the most commonly used test for complaints of memory problem, it can be used by clinicians to help diagnose dementia and to help assess its progression and severity, authorised translations of the MMSE are available on application.

There is criticism about its psychometric properties in culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) patients, people with low education and people with very mild cognitive difficulties. 

Date

Jul 7, 2017

Website

http://www4.parinc.com/Products/Product.aspx?ProductID=MMSE.

Keywords

older people dementia mental health assessment older adults