DEMENTIA RATING SCALE

Used to measure the cognitive status of an adult. Comprises of 36 tasks if varying difficulty. Evaluates performance on subscales, attention, initiation-preservation, construction, conceptualisation and memory.

DEMENTIA RATING SCALE: "The demetia rating scale looks at loss of cognitive functions in degrees."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DEMENTIA RATING SCALE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dementia-rating-scale/ (accessed October 17, 2020).
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