Epidemiology of late-life mental disorders.

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This article reviews the prevalence and incidence of mental disorders in older adults. The authors outline the epidemiologic challenges in determining the frequency of mental disorders in late-life and discuss issues that are critical for understanding the prevalence of the disorders and for reviewing the evidence from epidemiologic studies of mental… (More)

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@article{Hybels2003EpidemiologyOL, title={Epidemiology of late-life mental disorders.}, author={Celia F. Hybels and Dan German Blazer}, journal={Clinics in geriatric medicine}, year={2003}, volume={19 4}, pages={663-96, v} }