Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

SCRN-Scales

Assessment Scales for SCRN

QuestionAnswer
What does the modified Rankin Scale (mRS) measure? measures functional independence in areas of body function, activity, and participation; lacks in that it does NOT grade aphasia, visual changes, and cognitive impairments. Scored 0-6, '6' being clinically DEAD
A high number on the mRS means...? More deficits
What does the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) aim to assess? measures independence in 18 ADL's (such as self care, sphincter control, transfers, locomotion, cognition); ranked 1-7, '1' being no help needed, and '7' being total care.
Where is the Functional Independence Measure (FIM) predominantly used? Inpatient rehab progress
A high number on the FIM means...? More dependence (i.e. more deficits)
What does the Barthel Index (BI) measure? Self care and mobility; 100 is normal, points 'deducted' for deficits
A high number on the Barthel Index (BI) means...? Higher independence (LESS deficits)
What is a commonly cited issue with the Barthel Index (BI)? Not as accurate for hemorrhagic strokes, does not adequately quantify disability in high functioning stroke survivors
What is the ABCD2 scale used for? Helps predict 2 day stroke risk for TIA patients; scored 0-7 (Age, BP, clinical features, duration [of s/s], diabetes)
What does a high score on the ABCD2 scale mean? Higher chance of stroke after a TIA
What is the FOUR score used for? Assesses unresponsiveness; grade 0-4 on 4 categories (eye response, motor response, brain stem [reflex], and respirations); best is 16 (alert)
A high score on the FOUR Score scale means...? Patient completely alert
What does the Hunt and Hess Scale measure/do? predicts outcomes of SAH; graded on clinical presentation (1-5)
A high score on the Hunt & Hess Scale means...? Poorer outcome in SAH patient
What does the Fisher Grade Scale measure/do? Predicts relative risk of vasospasm following SAH; graded 1-4 on size/presence of blood on CT
A high score on the Fisher Grade Scale means...? Increased risk for vasospasm?
What does the ICH score measure/do? Predicts 30 day mortality following ICH; 0-6, greater the number, increased risk of mortality
A high score on the ICH scale means...? High probability of 30 day mortality
What is the CHADS2 scale used for and what does it 'grade' on? Used to predict stroke risk; grades for CHF, Hypertension, Age, DM, stroke or TIA (2 points).
Created by: DZLJAD
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards