Prevalence Of Major Depression Among Elderly Patients Hospitalized For Physical Illness At Husm And The Associated Psychosocial Factors.

Teh, Ewe Eow and Hasanah, Che Ismail (2004) Prevalence Of Major Depression Among Elderly Patients Hospitalized For Physical Illness At Husm And The Associated Psychosocial Factors. Documentation. Universiti Sains Malaysia.

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    Abstract

    Depression is prevalent among the elderly physically ill inpatients and has important clinical implications, but often under recognized and under treated. But, the prevalence in Malaysia was unknown. This study aimed to determine the prevalence rate of major depression among elderly patients hospitalized for physical illness, and to examine its association with psychosocial factors and quality of life.

    Item Type: Monograph (Documentation)
    Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General) > R5-920 Medicine (General)
    Divisions: Kampus Kesihatan (Medical Campus) > Pusat Pengajian Sains Pergigian (School of Dental Sciences)
    Depositing User: ARKM Al Rashid Automasi
    Date Deposited: 18 Dec 2008 16:39
    Last Modified: 13 Jul 2013 11:31
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/6795

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