Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Medicine
University of Washington
By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:
Characterize the symptoms, course, and theories of depression in older adults.
Recognize the overlap between depression and other health concerns.
Discuss approaches to depression treatment.
[From the Spring 2013 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series, with funding from the Alzheimer’s Supplement to the Geriatric Education Centers]