In this assignment, you will practice administering and scoring the St. Louis University Mental Status (SLUMS) Exam (PDF) (Links to an external site.). First, watch the following two videos. ( SEE ATTACH TRANSCRIPTS )
Find an adult friend or family member (hereafter called “the patient”) to participate in this assignment, where you will conduct the SLUMS exam three times with them pretending to be three different patients with varying degrees of dementia. You can do this in-person or using a conferencing tool, but you must be able to see each other. Schedule about 45 minutes to complete the activity. Have three copies of the exam available for recording their answers.
Provide your patient with the patient scenarios (Word) (Links to an external site.) ( SEE ATTACHMENT FOR THE WORD DOCUMENT ). This document contains three sets of patient answers to the SLUMS exam. You are encouraged to not look at these answers, so that you are not aware of how your patient will be answering the questions.
Ask your patient to review the scenarios, mix them up, and review the first one. Let them know they are welcome to use the answer sheet while taking the exam. If they deviate from the answers, that’s also okay. Score whatever answers they do give!
Following the administration guidelines, complete the exam, take a short break, and repeat with another scenario. Repeat once more, and you are finished. If completed via a conferencing tool, have your patient scan or take a photo of their clock drawing after each exam and send it to you.
If you have a friend or family member with dementia or memory loss, you may do an assessment with that person without using a scenario.
In a Microsoft Word document, list your patient’s scores. Include scans or photos of the patient’s answers and their clock drawings. APA format is not required.
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