Sleep disturbance and depression recurrence in community-dwelling older adults: a prospective study.
|Title||Sleep disturbance and depression recurrence in community-dwelling older adults: a prospective study.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||Cho, HJ, Lavretsky H, Olmstead R, Levin MJ, Oxman MN, Irwin MR|
|Journal||The American journal of psychiatry|
|Date Published||2008 Dec|
|Keywords||Aged, Chronic Disease, Demography, Depressive Disorder, Major, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Prospective Studies, Recurrence, Residence Characteristics, Severity of Illness Index, Sleep disorders|
A prior depressive episode is thought to increase the risk of depression. However, among older adults with prior depression, it is unclear whether sleep disturbance predicts depression recurrence independent of other depressive symptoms.
|Alternate Journal||Am J Psychiatry|