Assessing behavioral health using OASIS: part 2: cognitive impairment, problematic behaviors, and anxiety. Article

Raue, PJ, Brown, EL, Murphy, CF et al. (2002). Assessing behavioral health using OASIS: part 2: cognitive impairment, problematic behaviors, and anxiety. . 20(4), 10.1097/00004045-200204000-00007



cited authors

  • Raue, PJ; Brown, EL; Murphy, CF; Bruce, ML

fiu authors

abstract

  • This article is the second of a two-part series on assessing behavioral health in adult and elderly home care patients using OASIS. Part 1 presented an assessment approach for depressive symptoms and suicidality. This article presents the assessment of cognitive impairment, problematic behaviors, and anxiety using OASIS as a framework and stresses the importance of direct questioning. Case scenarios and guidelines for referral for further evaluation and possible treatment are provided.

publication date

  • January 1, 2002

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

volume

  • 20

issue

  • 4