Longitudinal association between depressive symptoms and disability burden among older persons Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aging
  • Depression
  • Disabled Persons

abstract

  • Levels of depressive symptoms below the threshold for subsyndromal depression are associated with increased disability burden in older persons. Identifying and treating varying levels of depressive symptoms in older persons may ultimately help to reduce the burden of disability in this population.

publication date

  • December 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2773818

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/gerona/glp135

PubMed ID

  • 19776217

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1325

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 64

number

  • 12