Higher burden of depression among older women: The effect of onset, persistence, and mortality over time Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder

abstract

  • Among older persons, the higher burden of depression in women than men seems to be attributable to a greater susceptibility to depression and, once depressed, to more persistent depression and a lower probability of death.

publication date

  • February 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2793076

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2007.17

PubMed ID

  • 18250255

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 172

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 65

number

  • 2