Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia.

@article{Salek2013CornellSF,
  title={Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia.},
  author={Marta Salek},
  journal={Australian nursing \& midwifery journal},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          36-7
        }
}
  • M. Salek
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Australian nursing & midwifery journal
This scale should be administered by a health professional with appropriate psychological training for maximum screening effect. It requires interview of an informant and observation of and interview with the client being screened. This scale is effective for clients both with and without cognitive impairment. 
Nijmegen Observer‐Rated Depression scale for detection of depression in nursing home residents
This study aims to test the accuracy of the Nijmegen Observer‐Rated Depression (NORD) scale, a new short scale for screening of depression in nursing home (NH) residents with and without dementia.
TAKE-HOME NOTES: Treating depression in later life
TLDR
Depression requires optimal management, which is challenging because of its different aetiological factors, comorbidities, and because of the interplay with cognitive impairment and dementia. Expand
Quality of life by proxy and mortality in institutionalized older adults with dementia
This study aimed at analyzing the effect of quality of life (QoL) on mortality in older adults with dementia living in long‐term care facilities.
Depression in older people with and without dementia : non-pharmacological interventions and associations between psychotropic drugs and mortality
The aim of this thesis was to investigate associations between psychotropic drug use and death, associations between functional capacity, dependency in ADL and depression, and to evaluate a non-phaExpand
Self and carer perspectives of quality of life in dementia using the QoL‐AD
TLDR
The primary aim of the present study was to compare self and carer ratings of QoL in PwD and to identify the most important factors influencing self and Carer ratings. Expand
Depression in dementia.
TLDR
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors are the first-line pharmacotherapy for depression in dementia, although they are less likely to be effective in older people. Expand
Evidence-based practice guideline: wheelchair biking for the treatment of depression.
TLDR
The wheelchair biking program described in this evidence-based practice guideline provides a refreshing, safe, innovative tool to address depression and improve quality of life in older adults. Expand
Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia: Clinical utility in a memory clinic
  • P. Hancock, A. Larner
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • International journal of psychiatry in clinical practice
  • 2015
TLDR
The clinical utility of the Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia (CSDD), a validated instrument for the diagnosis of depression in patients both with and without dementia, was assessed for the differentiation of patients who had been referred with complaints of memory impairment to a dedicated memory clinic. Expand
Prevalence of Depression in Stroke Patients With Vascular Dementia in Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical
Methods: This was a cross-sectional study involving diagnosed according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition (DSM IV) criteria and who had a mini mental stateExpand
Depression in dementia patients: issues and challenges for a physician.
TLDR
All dementia cases should be routinely screened for depression and managed accordingly and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, especially Sertraline and Citalopram, with a very gradual dose titration are likely to benefit. Expand
...
1
2
3
4
5
...