Depressive symptom profile in Parkinson's disease: a comparison with depression in elderly patients without Parkinson's disease.

@article{Ehrt2006DepressiveSP,
  title={Depressive symptom profile in Parkinson's disease: a comparison with depression in elderly patients without Parkinson's disease.},
  author={Uwe Ehrt and Kolbj\orn Br\onnick and Albert F. G. Leentjens and Jan P. Larsen and Dag Aarsland},
  journal={International journal of geriatric psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={252-8}
}
OBJECTIVE Depression is a common neuropsychiatric syndrome in Parkinson's disease (PD), and may be etiologically related to the neurochemical changes accompanying this disease. It is still unclear whether the disturbances of neurotransmitter activities lead to a specific profile of depressive symptoms, that is characteristic for PD and differs from that in depressed patients without PD. METHOD We compared the individual depressive symptoms of 145 non-demented depressed patients with PD and… CONTINUE READING

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