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Flashcards in Expression (Vocal Or Nonvocal) Deck (16):
1

What is the definition of "complex" expression?

"Relates to finances, meds, D/C plans, religion, humor, group conversations, etc."

2

What is the definition of "basic" expression?

"Relates to daily needs (i.e., cold, hot, pain, hunger, toileting, thirst)"

3

What does the score for this category represent?

The percentage of time during interactions with others during which the pt expresses complex or basic spoken or written ideas in their own language without prompting, repetition, or gestures

4

What is an important question to consider?

Can the pt be understood in their native language, using clear, intelligible speech, or expressions of language

5

1

Total A
...expresses basic information < 25%, can not express needs, completely unreliable

6

2

Max prompt
...expresses basic information 25-49% of the time, uses ONLY single words or gestures, or commonly used expressions

7

3

Mod prompt
...expresses basic information 50-74% of the time

8

4

Min prompt
...expresses basic information 75-90% of the time

9

5

Standby prompt
...expresses basic information > 90% of the time with occasional prompting

10

6

Mod I
...expresses complex information in most situations, mild word-finding difficulty; needs more time, self-corrects

11

7

I
...expresses complex information without difficulty or device

12

Hint - complex relates to:

Finances
Meds
D/C plans
Religion
Humor
Group conversations

13

Hint - basic relates to:

Daily needs - cold, hot, pain, hunger, toileting, thirst

14

Hint - look for expression of details in...

Conversation

15

Hint - question

Does the pt initiate conversation or only answer questions when asked?

16

Is there a "0" category?

NO - 1 (Total A) is the lowest category