Kokmen E, Naessens JM, Offord KP. A short test of mental status (encompassing about 5 minutes) was administered to 93 consecutive neurologic outpatients. The Short Test of Mental Status (STMS) was specifically developed for use in 4 behavioral neurologists (Emre Kokmen, MD [deceased], B.F.B., D.S.K., and. The Short Test of Mental Status can be administered to patients in inpatient and outpatient settings in approximately 5 Kokmen E, Naessens JM, Offord KP.
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A consensus meeting was held weekly to review syatus patient’s examination results. Access to Document Link to publication in Scopus. Areas under the receiver operating characteristic curves were compared using a modified Mann-Whitney U test statistic.
A short test of mental status: Description and preliminary results
The MMSE has been the mainstay of bedside cognitive testing. Each patient underwent a 4-hour neuropsychological test, which included the MMSE 2 and a battery of standard neuropsychological tests. koknen
We attempted to minimize these potential biases by using 2 different analytic strategies, both of which showed that the STMS was oc superior to the MMSE. Register for email alerts with links to free full-text articles Access PDFs of free articles Manage your interests Save searches and receive search alerts.
Get free access to newly published articles. J Am Geriatr Soc. Sign in to customize your interests Sign in to your personal account. For discriminating between prevalent MCI and AD, there was no difference in the performance of the 2 tests.
Sign in to save your search Sign in to your personal account. Our results may not generalize to elderly individuals with low kokken attainment. Sign in to access your subscriptions Sign in to whort personal account.
Because the comparison of the MMSE and STMS was not prospectively conceived, the original study design did not maintain strict independence between test scores and clinical diagnoses. Mayo Clinic ProceedingsVol.
Smith, PhD ; Ronald C. Description and preliminary results E. It covers a broad range of cognitive functions and uses a 4-word learning list with a delayed recall of approximately 3 minutes.
The STMS exhibited a similar pattern of trade-offs between sensitivity and specificity across a larger range of scores. The Short Test of Mental Status: Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, customize your interests, and more.
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Get free access to newly published articles Create a personal account or sign in to: Clinical judgment and neuropsychological testing are integral in diagnosing MCI. The area under the receiver operating characteristic curve was modestly but significantly better for the STMS compared with the Statud for discriminating between diagnostic groups stable normal cognition vs prevalent MCI.
The patients were derived from 2 sources: Sign in to access your subscriptions Sign in to your personal account. Knopman, MD ; Yonas E. As an additional approach to avoid circularity, we performed analyses in which we grouped subjects according to their CDR score.
Get free access to newly published articles. Each patient was evaluated by either a behavioral neurologist or a behavioral neurology fellow, who obtained a medical history from the patient and corroborating sources and performed a complete neurological examination including kental STMS. The syatus was compared with standardized tests of cognitive function such as the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, Mattis Dementia Scale, and the Auditory Verbal Learning Test, and showed a high degree of correlation.
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