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Summary

What it measures:

FAST (Functional Assessment Staging) is a functional scale that is used to assess stage of dementia in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

Target Population:

This summary contains information on use of this test in patients or clients with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.


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Clinical Summary

Dementia

May 29, 2017

PTs work with patients with dementia to address mobility and strength limitations, minimize fall risk factors, and enhance the patient’s quality of life.