Physical Illness and Depression in Older Adults

A Handbook of Theory, Research, and Practice

ISBN: 978-0-306-46269-6 (Print) 978-0-306-47178-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Physical Illness and Depression in Older Adults

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      Pages 1-8

      Physical Illness and Depression in Older Adults

  2. Risk Factors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-29

      Depression and Disability

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      Pages 31-49

      Vascular Disease and Depression

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      Pages 51-64

      Pain, Functional Disability, and Depressed Affect

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      Pages 65-91

      The Role of Everyday Events in Depressive Symptoms for Older Adults

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      Pages 93-131

      Caregiving and Detrimental Mental and Physical Health Outcomes

  3. Conditioning Variables and Outcomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-145

      Depression, Immune Function, and Health in Older Adults

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      Pages 147-171

      Quality of Life, Depression, and End-of-Life Attitudes and Behaviors

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      Pages 173-200

      The Activity Restriction Model of Depressed Affect

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      Pages 201-235

      We Should Measure Change-and Here’s How

  4. Diagnosis and Treatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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      Pages 239-256

      Depression and Physical Illness in Older Primary Care Patients

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      Pages 257-275

      The Relationship of Major Depressive Disorder to Alzheimer’s Disease

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      Pages 277-294

      Pharmacotherapy of Geriatric Depression

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      Pages 295-310

      A Hope-based Group Treatment for Depressed Older Adult Outpatients

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      Pages 311-330

      Complex Unity and Tolerable Uncertainty

  5. Summary

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 331-331

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      Pages 333-346

      Physical lllness and Depression in Elderly Adults