Galen eCalcs - Calculator: Six-Item Cognitive Impairment Test (6CIT)

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The Six-Item Cognitive Impairment Test (6CIT) is a brief and simple test of cognition for patients with varying levels of dementia.

Calculator Search/Filter Keywords

At the calculator level, eCalcs comes delivered with default keywords that can be leveraged in the "Search/Filter" field to enable Specialty or System driven calculator searching. The following calculator keywords are delivered by default for the 6CIT calculator:


  • Family Practice
  • Gerontology
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry

Calculator Inputs

There are no inputs for this calculator.

Calculator Configuration Options

Preference Name Valid Range Description
Publishing Checked / Unchecked When checked the calculator will display for users on the front end.
When unchecked, the calculator WILL NOT display for users on the front end.
Orderable Item Override (BLANK) / G-6CIT “(BLANK)” indicates that the global configuration options for Orderable Item will be used.
“G-6CIT” indicates that the calculator specific value will be used and can display the specific calculator name in the output.

Calculator Outputs

Output Mapping Type Description
Count Result Count backwards from 20 to 1
Month Result What month is it
Months Result Say the months of the year in reverse
Repeat Result Repeat address phrase
Time Result About what time is it (within one hour)
Year Result What year is it
6CIT Score Result 6CIT Score
6CIT Interpretation Result 6CIT Interpretation