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Adult Pneumonia Pathway - Abbreviated Mental Test

Each question below scores 1 mark. A score of 8 or less has been used to define mental confusion in the CRB-65 severity score.

  1. Age
  2. Recognition of two persons (e.g., doctor, nurse)
  3. Date of birth
  4. Recall address (e.g., 42 West Street)
  5. Time (to the nearest hour)
  6. Date of Second World War
  7. Year
  8. Name of Prime Minister
  9. Address or location ("Where are you?")
  10. Count backwards 20 to 1

Last updated : Friday, May 18, 2018
Next review date : Saturday, May 18,2019

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