Impairments in health functioning and sleep quality in older adults with a history of depression.
|Title||Impairments in health functioning and sleep quality in older adults with a history of depression.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2006|
|Authors||Motivala, SJ, Levin MJ, Oxman MN, Irwin MR|
|Journal||Journal of the American Geriatrics Society|
|Date Published||2006 Aug|
|Keywords||Aged, 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|
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.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Geriatr Soc|