Assessment of Cognitive Dysfunction in Hemodialysis Patients By the Mini Mental Test and the Clock Drawing Test


Yildiz D., Seferoglu M., Gunes A., Buyukkoyuncu N., YILDIZ A., Kilic K., ...More

TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL, vol.27, no.3, pp.262-266, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5262/tndt.2018.3201
  • Journal Name: TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.262-266
  • Keywords: Hemodialysis, Clock Drawing Test, Cognitive dysfunction, CHRONIC KIDNEY-DISEASE, IMPAIRMENT, ANEMIA, STROKE
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Our aim was to assess cognitive dysfunction, which is common in hemodialysis patients and difficult to diagnose, by an easily applicable test, the Mini Mental State Examination and Clock Drawing Test.