Depression in Old Age / Edition 1

Depression in Old Age / Edition 1

by Cornelius Katona
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471943088

ISBN-13: 9780471943082

Pub. Date: 08/16/1994

Publisher: Wiley

Eliminates several misconceptions about depression in the elderly—namely: that it is an inevitable consequence of aging and that the hazards involved in its treatment outweigh those of the condition itself. Condenses the latest research information available on depression in old age, identifying some of the questions as yet unanswered and summarizing the

Overview

Eliminates several misconceptions about depression in the elderly—namely: that it is an inevitable consequence of aging and that the hazards involved in its treatment outweigh those of the condition itself. Condenses the latest research information available on depression in old age, identifying some of the questions as yet unanswered and summarizing the answers already known.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471943082
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/16/1994
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.15(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Clinical Features of Depression in Old Age.

The Measurement of Depression in Old Age.

The Epidemiology of Depression in Old Age.

The Aetiology of Depression in Old Age.

Depression and Physical Illness in Old Age.

Suicide and Attempted Suicide in Old Age.

The Management of Depression in Old Age.

The Prognosis of Depression in Old Age.

Future Directions.

Index.

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