The longitudinal relationship between the use of long-term care and depressive symptoms in older adults.

@article{Pot2005TheLR,
  title={The longitudinal relationship between the use of long-term care and depressive symptoms in older adults.},
  author={Anne Margriet Pot and Dorly J. H. Deeg and Jos W. R. Twisk and Aartjan T F Beekman and Steven Howard Zarit},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2005},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={359-69}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to estimate the longitudinal relationship between transitions in the use of long-term care and older adults' depressive symptoms and to investigate whether this relationship could be explained by markers of older adults' underlying health, or other variables including demographics, personality, and partner status. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING