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Brief Cognitive Status Exam


Age Range: Individuals 17 and older

Completion Time: 15–20 minutes

Scores/Interpretation: Classification

Publication Date: 2009


Product Details

Assess cognitive abilities quickly and reliably.

The Brief Cognitive Status Exam helps evaluate global cognitive functioning in patients with dementia, mild MR, TBI, or suspected Alzheimer’s disease. This brief, reliable test is a stand-alone version of the optional Brief Cognitive Status Exam found in the WMS®-IV (Wechsler Memory Scale®, Fourth Edition).

Users & Applications

The Brief Cognitive Status Exam is used by clinical psychologists, medical professionals, and other mental health professionals in hospitals, mental health facilities, and assisted living facilities.

Features & Benefits

  • Covers seven cognitive domains: Orientation, Time, Mental Control, Planning and Visual- Perceptual Processing, Incidental Recall, Inhibitory Control, and Verbal Productivity
  • Designed to yield a performance classification focused on impaired rather than normal or superior performance (Average, Low Average, Borderline, Low, Very Low)
  • Provides classifications stratified by age and years of education

Pricing & Ordering

Order Complete Kit

Order Components

Manual Scoring
  • Kits



  • Brief Cognitive Status Exam - Complete Kit
  • Brief Cognitive Status Exam and TFLS Combination Kit
  • Manuals



  • BCSE Administration/Stimulus Book
  • Administration Materials



  • BCSE Record Forms
    Pkg of 25
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