Li, Z., Jeon, Y., Low, L., Chenoweth, L., O'Connor, D., Beattie, E. & Brodaty, H. (2015). Validity of the geriatric depression scale and the collateral source version of the geriatric depression scale in nursing homes. International Psychogeriatrics,27(9), 1495-1504. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1017/S1041610215000721
Background: Depression is a common psychiatric disorder in older people. The study aimed to examine the screening accuracy of the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and the Collateral Source version of the Geriatric Depression Scale (CS-GDS) in the nursing home setting.
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