Title

The Effects of Preexisting Depression on Cerebrovascular Health Outcomes in Geriatric Continuing Care

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-2005

Abstract

Previous studies have investigated depression as the cause and outcome of vascular deficit in elderly persons. The authors wanted to determine whether baseline depression is predictive of subsequent cardiovascular events in very elderly persons residing in a continuing care retirement community (n = 181).

DOI

10.1093/gerona/60.7.915