Remission in depressed geriatric primary care patients: A report from the PROSPECT study
Depressive Disorder, Major
Patient Care Management
Primary Health Care
Longitudinal assessment of depression, hopelessness, anxiety, and physical and emotional functional limitations in depressed older primary care patients is critical. Patients with prominent symptoms or impairment in these areas may be candidates for care management or mental health care, since they are at risk for remaining depressed and disabled.