Phase V: Confused-Inappropriate
Pt. is able to respond tosimple commands fairly consistently. However, w/i increased complexity of commands or lack of any external structure, responses are non-purposeful, random, or fragmented. Demonstrates gross attention to the environment bu is highly distractible and lacks ability to focus attention on a specific task. With structure, may be able to converse of a social automatic level for short periods of time. Verbalization is often inappropriate and confabulatory. Memory is severly impaired; often shows inappropriate use of objects; may perform previously learned tasks w/ structure but is unable to learn new information.