Age group differences in depressive symptoms among older adults with functional impairments.

@article{Choi2007AgeGD,
  title={Age group differences in depressive symptoms among older adults with functional impairments.},
  author={Namkee G Choi and Johnny S. Kim},
  journal={Health & social work},
  year={2007},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={177-88}
}
This study used data from the 2000 interview wave of the Health and Retirement Study to examine age group differences in the likelihood of self-reported depressive symptomatology among a nationally representative sample of 3,035 adults age 55 years or older who had at least one activities of daily living (ADL) or instrumental activities of daily living (IADL) limitation. Depression was defined as scoring three points or higher on the eight-point Center for Epidemiological Studies Depression… CONTINUE READING