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Functional Dementia Scale (FDS)

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

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Description:

The Functional Dementia Scale (FDS) can be used to evaluate the behavior of a patient with dementia. It consists of 20 items divided into 3 subscales. It can be monitored over time and can be used to assess the effectiveness of interventions. The authors are from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

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