Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire


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Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire

a 10-item questionnaire used to screen older adults for cognitive impairment. It tests orientation, remote and recent memory, practical skills, and mathematical ability.
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Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire as a screening test for dementia and delirium among the elderly.
ED, emergency department: IADL, instrumental activities of daily living: MSQ, Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire.
Self-sufficiency was assessed on the activities of daily living (ADL) scale [41] and cognitive function by the Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire (SPMSQ) [42].