Risk factors for depression among older adults with dual sensory loss.

@article{McDonnall2009RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for depression among older adults with dual sensory loss.},
  author={Michele Capella McDonnall},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2009},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={569-76}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors that are associated with depression among older adults with dual sensory loss, evaluating variables typically associated with depression in an elderly population and variables related to sensory loss. METHOD Survey data was collected from a sample of 203 adults aged 55 years and older with significant hearing and vision loss. Independent variables included demographics (as control variables), sensory loss-related factors… CONTINUE READING

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