Studies examining the way in which cognitive impairment is associated with depression have produced inconsistent findings. Different severity of depressed mood across studies may account for such conflicting reports. However, inconsistent results have also been reported in relation to the specific association of depression severity with cognitive performance.

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Type

Journal article

Journal

J Affect Disord

Publication Date

12/2009

Volume

119

Pages

1 - 8

Keywords

Adult, Cognition, Cognition Disorders, Depressive Disorder, Executive Function, Female, Humans, Male, Memory, Mental Recall, Middle Aged, Neuropsychological Tests, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales