Simulation studies of age-specific lifetime major depression prevalence
- Estimating Age without Measuring it: A New Method in Paleodemography. Caussinus, Henri; Courgeau, Daniel // Population (16342941);2010, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p117
To estimate the structure of past populations by age at death, with only biological indicators available, paleodemographers have developed several methods that rely on a reference population whose biological indicators and ages at death are known. First, we examine these approaches with their...
- Comment on: The prevalence of depression in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Kawada, Tomoyuki // Rheumatology;Mar2014, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p578
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The prevalence of depression in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis," by F. Matcham and colleagues in the 2013 issue.
- SMOKING AND DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOMS AMONG CHILDREN AGES 11 TO 16 YEARS. Beco&ntild;a, Elisardo; Míguez, M. Carmen // Psychological Reports;Dec2004 Part1, Vol. 95 Issue 3, p953
Relationships between cigarette smoking and depressive symptoms were analysed in a representative random sample of 1447 secondary-school children aged 11 to 16 years in Galicia (NW Spain). The sample comprised 797 boys (55.1%) and 650 girls (44.9%). Their mean age was 12.8 yr. (SD= 1.2)....
- Prevalence of depression and correlates of depressive symptoms among residents in urban area of Jeju Island. Moon Doo Kim; Seong Chul; Sang Yi Lee // Annals of General Psychiatry;2006 Supplement 1, Vol. 5, pS177
A conference paper about the prevalence of depression and correlates of depressive symptoms among residents in the urban area of Jeju Island, South Korea, is presented. Results reveal that the prevalence of depression in the island was 9.47% among males and 11.36% among females. Prevalence of...
- Antidepressant use in Scotland. // Therapy Today;Oct2014, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p5
The article reports that according to the Scottish Government figures, one in seven people in Scotland take antidepressants.
- MarketCapsule: 65-AND-UP TO GROW 53% BY 2020. // FoodService Director;07/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p5
Presents a graph showing the growth in different age groups in the United States from 2001-2020.
- Early menstruation linked to increased risk of depressive symptoms. // British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Feb2011, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p68
The article discusses a study, conducted by Carol Johnson and colleagues and published in the British Journal of Psychiatry, which linked early menstruation with increased risk of depressive symptoms and psychological problems in adolescence.
- Depressive symptoms are associated with late life cognitive decline independent of common age-related pathologies. Erten-Lyons, Deniz; Silbert, Lisa // Evidence Based Medicine;May2015, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p50
In this article, the author focuses on an abstract related to cognitive decline and depressive symptoms in old age by the researcher RS Wilson and colleagues which was published in the periodical "Neurology". Topics discussed include clinical-pathologic study of depressive symptoms' association...
- A review of the epidemiology of depression in Korea. Joon Hyuk Park; Ki Woong Kim // Journal of the Korean Medical Association / Taehan Uisa Hyophoe ;Apr2011, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p362
Depression is one of the most significant public health problems in Korea. The lifetime prevalence rates of major depressive disorder (MDD) in Korean adults have ranged from 3.3% to 5.6%, which are lower than those of western countries. Point prevalence rates of MDD in Korean elders from 4.6% to...