Aging and mental health: Diagnosis of dementia and depression. A roundtable discussion: Part 2

R. N. Butler, S. I. Finkel, M. I. Lewis, F. T. Sherman, T. Sunderland

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Abstract

In this second segment of a panel discussion on aging and mental health, panelists focus on the primary care evaluation and management of the patient with dementia, including differential diagnosis of depression. Other topics of discussion include the roles of psychiatric referral and psychotherapy in patient management, suicide prevention, and alcoholism in elderly patients.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-57
Number of pages9
JournalGeriatrics
Volume47
Issue number6
StatePublished - 1992

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