The ABCD of the comprehensive geriatric assessment

Paven Kaur
Med J Aust 2022; 216 (4): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51407
Published online: 7 March 2022

In reply: I thank Alghamry and Lee for their appreciation of the ABCD (abbreviated, brief, comprehensive, detailed) concept and reflection on its key elements.1 Acronyms are an excellent way to introduce new concepts and I appreciate their idea of extending the mnemonic to ABCDEF with E for efficiency and F for feasibility.

  • Paven Kaur

  • Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane, QLD

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