Depressive symptoms of whites and African Americans aged 60 years and older.

@article{Gallo1998DepressiveSO,
  title={Depressive symptoms of whites and African Americans aged 60 years and older.},
  author={Joseph J. Gallo and L Cooper-Patrick and Sandra E Lesikar},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  year={1998},
  volume={53 5},
  pages={P277-86}
}
Consistent with prior work, our hypothesis was that older African Americans are less likely to report dysphoria than are older Whites. Study subjects were 968 participants aged 60 years and older in Baltimore, Maryland, and 1,486 participants aged 60 years and older in the Durham-Piedmont region of North Carolina who identified themselves as African American or White and who had complete data on symptoms of depression active in the one month prior to interview, as well as several covariates… CONTINUE READING