Prevalence and predictors of depression in elderly Canadians: The Canadian Study of Health and Aging.

@article{stbye2005PrevalenceAP,
  title={Prevalence and predictors of depression in elderly Canadians: The Canadian Study of Health and Aging.},
  author={Truls \Ostbye and Betsy Kristjansson and Gerry Bernard Hill and Stephen C. Newman and Rebecca J Namenek Brouwer and Ian McDowell},
  journal={Chronic diseases in Canada},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={93-9}
}
Depression in elderly Canadians is an important but often unrecognized public health problem. Numerous studies have examined depression in the general community, but studies of depression in the elderly have generally been small and limited. The Canadian Study of Health and Aging (CSHA) includes a large and national representation of both the cognitively intact and the cognitively impaired elderly. The current analyses of 2,341 participants from the CSHA who completed a clinical rating scale… CONTINUE READING

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