The following assessment tools can be located throughout the Dementia Pathway Tool.
|Abbey Pain Scale||Published|
|AustRoads Medical Report Form||Published|
|Carer Burden Scale||Published|
|Circle for Clock Drawing Test||Published|
|Confusion Assessment Method (CAM) Diagnostic Algorithm||Published|
|Diagnostic Pathway for the Assessment and Management of Dementia|
The diagnostic pathway outlines five recommended consultations with guiding information to assist the GP and PN role in responding to concerns of cognitive change.
The pathway also includes three decision points that are designed to further assist the GP role in assessment and management of dementia.
|General Practitioner Assessment of Cognition (GPCOG)||Published|
|Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) Short Form||Published|
|Informant Questionnaire (IQCODE)||Published|
|Lawton Instrument of Activities of Daily Living (IADL) Scale||Published|
|MBS Item Numbers applied to the Diagnostic Pathway for the Assessment and Management of Dementia||Published|
|Pain Assessment Tool (preferred)||Published|
|Rowland Universal Dementia Assessment Scale (RUDAS)||Published|
|Standardised Mini-Mental State Examination (SMMSE) Tool||Published|
|Trail Making Test (TMT) Part A and B||Published|