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who develop mental status exam. ? do you you have the format?

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
MMSE: Mini mental status exam was first developed by Folstein et. al. in 1975. The test is used to test cognitive function. The test can be affected by educational status and age. You may find a copy of the exam at: http://www.mountsinai.on.ca/care/psych/on-call-resources/on-call-resources/mmse.pdf
Answered on Apr 15, 2015

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