ERIC Number: EJ634301
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Toward a Threshold for Subthreshold Depression: An Analysis of Correlates of Depression by Severity of Symptoms Using Data from an Elderly Community Sample.
Hybels, Celia F.; Blazer, Dan G.; Pieper, Carl F.
Gerontologist, v41 n3 p357-65 Jun 2001
Explored demographic and risk factor profiles of two groups, one with more severe depression and one with less severe depression. Depression appears to exist along a continuum, with demographic, social, and physical health predictors of subthreshold depression similar to predictors of depression as defined by the Center for Epidemiologic Studies-Depression Scale. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale