oa Modern Medicine - Depressive illness in old age: getting behind the mask
|Article Title||Depressive illness in old age: getting behind the mask|
|© Publisher:||Infixion Media (Pty) Ltd|
|Affiliations||1 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh|
|Publication Date||Jan 1981|
|Pages||7 - 10|
|Keyword(s)||Clinical features, Depression, Depressive illness, Geriatics, Hypertension, Old age and Psychiatry|
Different presentations of depression may occur in the elderly. Complaints of physical illness are especially common, and pseudodementia may be the presenting picture.
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