Impairments in health functioning and sleep quality in older adults with a history of depression.

TitleImpairments in health functioning and sleep quality in older adults with a history of depression.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsMotivala, SJ, Levin MJ, Oxman MN, Irwin MR
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume54
Issue8
Pagination1184-91
Date Published2006 Aug
ISSN0002-8614
KeywordsAged, Aged, 80 and over, California, Cross-Sectional Studies, Depression, Follow-Up Studies, Health Status, Humans, Incidence, Middle Aged, Questionnaires, Recurrence, Risk Factors, Severity of Illness Index, sleep, Sleep disorders, Survival Rate
Abstract

To determine whether older adults with a history of depression show impairments in health functioning and sleep quality at a gradient between older adults with no history of depression and those with current major depression and to examine whether poor sleep quality contributes to declines in health functioning in addition to the contribution of depressive symptoms.

DOI10.1111/j.1399-5618.2011.00969.x
Alternate JournalJ Am Geriatr Soc