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Depression

Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Medicine
University of Washington

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Learning Objectives

 

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]

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