Prevalence and correlates of dysthymia and major depression among patients with Alzheimer's disease.

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OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to examine the prevalence, risk factors, and correlates of depression among patients with Alzheimer's disease. METHOD A consecutive series of 103 patients with probable Alzheimer's disease were examined with a structured psychiatric interview and were assessed for the presence of cognitive impairments, deficits in… (More)

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@article{Migliorelli1995PrevalenceAC, title={Prevalence and correlates of dysthymia and major depression among patients with Alzheimer's disease.}, author={R Migliorelli and A Tes{\'o}n and Liliana Sabe and Matias G. Petracchi and R. Leiguarda and Sergio E. Starkstein}, journal={The American journal of psychiatry}, year={1995}, volume={152 1}, pages={37-44} }