The social epidemiology of affective and anxiety disorders in later life in Canada.

@article{Cairney2008TheSE,
  title={The social epidemiology of affective and anxiety disorders in later life in Canada.},
  author={John Cairney and Laurie M. Corna and Scott Veldhuizen and Paul A. Kurdyak and David L Streiner},
  journal={Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie},
  year={2008},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={104-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between markers of social position and psychiatric disorder among older adults, and test whether social support mediates the association between social position and psychiatric disorder in this population. METHODS We used data from the Canadian Community Health Survey: Mental Health and Well-Being to examine the social patterning of disorder. Using a series of logistic regression analyses, we regressed indicators of mood, anxiety, and any disorder on… CONTINUE READING