Diagnosed depression among medicare home health patients: National prevalence estimates and key characteristics Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bombesin
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Receptors, Bombesin
  • Technetium

abstract

  • The rate of diagnosed depression was higher than the rate found in a previous study but lower than rates in studies that used diagnostic interviews or screening tools. Diagnosed depression was associated with a limited number of patient characteristics.

publication date

  • May 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/appi.ps.62.5.538

PubMed ID

  • 21532081

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 538

end page

  • 40

volume

  • 62

number

  • 5