Concepts and causation of depression: a cross-cultural study of the beliefs of older adults.

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PURPOSE This U.K. study explored how older adults with depression (treated and untreated) and the general older population conceptualize depression. A multicultural approach was used that incorporated the perspectives of Black Caribbean, South Asian, and White British older adults. The study sought to explore and compare beliefs about the nature and causes… (More)

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@article{Lawrence2006ConceptsAC, title={Concepts and causation of depression: a cross-cultural study of the beliefs of older adults.}, author={Vanessa Lawrence and Joanna M. Murray and Sube Banerjee and Sara M. F. Turner and Kuljeet Sangha and Richard Byng and Dinesh K Bhugra and Peter John Huxley and Andre T. Tylee and Alastair J. D. Macdonald}, journal={The Gerontologist}, year={2006}, volume={46 1}, pages={23-32} }