Functional Assessment Of Older Drivers

The functional assessment includes an assessment of the visual, physical and cognitive abilities of a patient. When performance is adequate in these areas is necessary for safe driving. Most of the functional assessment can be made by family doctors, but if necessary, specialists must (eg. As eye doctors, neuropsychologists, “subspecialists,” occupational and physical therapists, rehabilitation specialists) should be consulted. Identified deficits may require interventions (interventions for older drivers), including additional…

September 3, 2018