Diagnosing depression in Alzheimer disease with the national institute of mental health provisional criteria.

TitleDiagnosing depression in Alzheimer disease with the national institute of mental health provisional criteria.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsTeng, E, Ringman JM, Ross LK, Mulnard RA, Dick MB, Bartzokis G, Davies HD, Galasko D, Hewett L, Mungas D, Reed BR, Schneider LS, Segal-Gidan F, Yaffe K, Cummings JL
Corporate AuthorsAlzheimer's Disease Research Centers of California-Depression in Alzheimer's Disease Investigators
JournalThe American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
Volume16
Issue6
Pagination469-77
Date Published2008 Jun
ISSN1545-7214
KeywordsAged, Aged, 80 and over, Alzheimer Disease, Cohort Studies, Comorbidity, Cross-Sectional Studies, Depressive Disorder, Depressive Disorder, Major, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Incidence, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Mental Status Schedule, Neuropsychological Tests, Personality Assessment, Psychometrics, Reproducibility of Results
Abstract

To compare the rates of depression in Alzheimer Disease (AD) determined using National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) provisional criteria for depression in AD (NIMH-dAD) to those determined using other established depression assessment tools.

DOI10.1111/j.1541-0420.2011.01736.x
Alternate JournalAm J Geriatr Psychiatry