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Cognitive Impairment Scale (PAS)

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Publication date: 
December 2016
Publication type: 
Guideline
Intended audience: 
Health sector
Description: 

The Cognitive Impairment Scale performs well as a screening test for dementia. 

Someone who is poorly educated or not very intelligent may get a high score on the Cognitive Impairment Scale. This high score might reflect lifelong cognitive difficulties rather than the beginning of a decline. 

For how to use this scale, read the PAS User Guide.