How To Try This: Recognition of Dementia in Hospitalized Older Adults
Sources: AJN, American Journal of Nursing
Passing Score: 12/16 (75%)
Published: January 2008
ANCC 2.5 CH
Purpose of Activity:To propose a group of approaches that registered professional nurses can use to increase recognition of dementia in hospitalized patients.
Learning Objectives:After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:
- describe the administration and scoring of the Try This approaches to the Recognition of Dementia in Hospitalized Older Adults.
- describe the administration and scoring of the Mini-Cog.
- outline the use of the four approaches described in this article.
The authors and planners have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.