Reducing Suicidal Ideation and Depressive Symptoms in Depressed Older Primary Care Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Citalopram
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Primary Health Care
  • Psychotherapy
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
  • Suicide

abstract

  • Evidence of the intervention's effectiveness in community-based primary care with a heterogeneous sample of depressed patients introduces new challenges related to its sustainability and dissemination. The intervention's effectiveness in reducing suicidal ideation, regardless of depression severity, reinforces its role as a prevention strategy to reduce risk factors for suicide in late life.

publication date

  • March 3, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.291.9.1081

PubMed ID

  • 14996777

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1081

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 291

number

  • 9