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The cognitive neuropsychology of depression in the elderly

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Background: The cognitive impairment of older depressed patients with late- as opposed to early-onset illness may show important differences, in that patients with early onset may suffer predominantly from impaired episodic memory, and those with late onset mainly from reductions of executive function and processing speed. Method: We searched Medline and EMBASE as well as individual papers' reference lists for relevant publications, recording comparisons in neuropsychological test results bet...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1017/S0033291707001134

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Psychological Medicine Journal website
Volume:
37
Issue:
12
Pages:
1693-1702
Publication date:
2007-12-05
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EISSN:
1469-8978
ISSN:
0033-2917
URN:
uuid:69c71a5c-0c85-4d84-9843-9b63cbaad068
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ora:3843

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