One-month stability of depression among elderly home-care patients Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bipolar and Related Disorders
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
  • Psychometrics
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Severity of Illness Index

abstract

  • Nearly one-half of newly admitted elderly home care patients who meet criteria for MDD continue to meet full criteria 1 month later. Functional and psychosocial factors affect the short-term course.

publication date

  • January 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00019442-200309000-00009

PubMed ID

  • 14506088

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 543

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 11

number

  • 5