Common etiology of vascular diseases and later-life depression may provide important synergies for prevention. We examined whether standard clinical risk profiles developed for vascular diseases also predict depressive symptoms in older adults.

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Type

Journal article

Journal

Biol Psychiatry

Publication Date

15/08/2012

Volume

72

Pages

324 - 330

Keywords

Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cohort Studies, Depression, Female, Humans, Logistic Models, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Middle Aged, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Risk, Stroke