Depression in the elderly.

Published

Journal Article (Review)

Presentation differs from that in the young, as does choice of therapy, which tends to be empiric. The tricyclics are considered the best treatment, although electroconvulsive therapy may be preferable in severe delusional depression.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Blazer, DG

Published Date

  • July 15, 1994

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 7

Start / End Page

  • 37 - 41

PubMed ID

  • 8027204

Pubmed Central ID

  • 8027204

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 8750-2836

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States