Relationship of Depression With Executive Functions and Visuospatial Memory in Elderly.

@article{Klojnik2017RelationshipOD,
  title={Relationship of Depression With Executive Functions and Visuospatial Memory in Elderly.},
  author={Monika Kloj{\vc}nik and Voyko Kavcic and Karin Bakracevic Vukman},
  journal={International journal of aging & human development},
  year={2017},
  volume={85 4},
  pages={
          490-503
        }
}
Cognitive deficits are a potential part of the clinical picture of depression, especially when it comes to late-life depression. The present study was carried out to establish whether distinctive cognitive deficiencies can be linked with depression in the late-life period, especially in executive functioning, working memory, and visuospatial memory. Our sample consisted of 71 seniors in the age range between 69 and 85 years. A battery of neurocognitive tests was used, including tests of… CONTINUE READING