New Approaches to Functional Assessment

Published In: Facts and Research In Gerontology / Ed. By Velles B., Albarede J.L. (eds.), (Gaunt, Inc., 1992), p. 191-202

Posted on RAND.org on December 31, 1991

by David Reuben, Albert L. Siu

Deals with assessing the functional status in elderly patients. Describes new approaches to functional assessment and outlines pros and cons for using various tools to assess the functioning of older patients.

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