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6. Identifying description and analysis in a text

Look at the brief extract from a mental capacity assessment form below. Highlight what you consider to be description (using yellow) and what you consider to be analysis (highlight green). What is the purpose of the description and analysis?

Imran has been asking about his wife, Susan and it is important to him to maintain contact with her. Imran’s wife and main carer, Susan stated that she no longer feels able to care for Imran at home. It is my opinion that [SU] requires 24 hour support to maintain his safety as he lacks insight into both his needs and any risks.