Qualitative Characteristics of Depression in Parkinson's Patients and Controls

BACKGROUND Depression is common in Parkinson's disease (PD); in light of typical PD pathology it may differ phenomenologically from depression in the general population. OBJECTIVE To assess depressive symptoms in PD patients and control groups and compare symptom profiles. METHODS After postal screening of 10,000 citizens of Lübeck, 642 participants… CONTINUE READING