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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Schwarzbach, Michaela; Luppa, Melanie; Hansen, Heike; König, Hans-Helmut; Gensichen, Jochen; Petersen, Juliana J; Schön, Gerhard; Wiese, Birgitt; Weyerer, Siegfried; Bickel, Horst; Fuchs, Angela; Maier, Wolfgang; van den Bussche, Hendrik; Scherer, Martin; Riedel-Heller, Steffi G; MultiCare study group; Altiner, Attila; Bickel, Horst; Blank, Wolfgang; Bullinger, Monika; van den Bussche, Hendrik; Dahlhaus, Anne; Ehreke, Lena; Freitag, Michael; Fuchs, Angela; Gensichen, Jochen; Gerlach, Ferdinand;...    »
 
Title:
A comparison of GP and GDS diagnosis of depression in late life among multimorbid patients - results of the MultiCare study. 
Abstract:
The objective of the study was to compare General Practitioners? (GPs) diagnosis of depression and depression diagnosis according to Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS) and to identify potential factors associated with both depression diagnosis methods.The data were derived from the baseline wave of the German MultiCare1 study, which is a multicentre, prospective, observational cohort study of 3177 multimorbid patients aged 65+ randomly selected from 158 GP practices. Data were collected in GP inte...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Affect Disord 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
168 
Pages contribution:
276-83 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0165-0327 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie