[Simple screening test for dementia in elderly persons the time and charge test].

@article{Kawamoto2000SimpleST,
  title={[Simple screening test for dementia in elderly persons the time and charge test].},
  author={Ryuichi Kawamoto},
  journal={[Nihon koshu eisei zasshi] Japanese journal of public health},
  year={2000},
  volume={47 6},
  pages={
          486-92
        }
}
  • Ryuichi Kawamoto
  • Published in
    [Nihon koshu eisei zasshi] Japanese journal of…
    2000
Dementia, with its associated morbidity and mortality, has emerged as a leading public health problem with elderly persons and its early detection is of obrious importance for treatment in curable cases and referral of patients to optimal medical facilities with education support for family members. While the precision of detecting demented subjects by the existing screening methods has improved in recent years, they are still complex and time consuming in practice and therefore difficult to… CONTINUE READING

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