Positive attitude toward life, emotional expression, self-rated health, and depressive symptoms among centenarians and near-centenarians.

@article{Kato2016PositiveAT,
  title={Positive attitude toward life, emotional expression, self-rated health, and depressive symptoms among centenarians and near-centenarians.},
  author={Kaori Kato and Richard A. Zweig and Clyde B. Schechter and Nir Barzilai and Gil Atzmon},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2016},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={930-9}
}
OBJECTIVES Favorable attitudes, emotions, personality characteristics, and self-rated health have been associated with successful aging in late life. However, less is known regarding these constructs and their relationships to mental health outcomes in the oldest old persons. This study examined cross-sectional relationships of these psychological factors… CONTINUE READING