Assessment of depression in patients with brain pathology: the case of stroke.

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The assessment of depression in patients with brain pathologies--a topic of considerable clinical and research interest--is complicated by a variety of factors. Among the most problematic are cognitive consequences of brain injury that can diminish the reliability and validity of information used to diagnose depression, determine its severity, ascertain its… (More)

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@article{Spencer1997AssessmentOD, title={Assessment of depression in patients with brain pathology: the case of stroke.}, author={Kevin Spencer and Connie A. Tompkins and Robert Schulz}, journal={Psychological bulletin}, year={1997}, volume={122 2}, pages={132-52} }