Author | David C. Steffens, MD


7 Components of Depression Evaluation

January 26, 2017


The co-occurrence of depression and cognitive impairment doubles every 5 years after the age of 70. Here we present a list of elements in a comprehensive and extended evaluation of depression in the elderly.

Depression and Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults

November 01, 2007


Depression is primarily a mood disorder, but it can also be viewed as a cognitive disorder for many older adults.