Evaluating a mental health assessment for older people with depressive symptoms in general practice: A randomised controlled trial

Antony J. Arthur, Carol Jagger, James Lindesay, Ruth J. Matthews

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There is a lack of evidence on the most effective primary care management of older people with minor depression.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)202-207
Number of pages6
JournalBritish Journal of General Practice
Issue number476
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2002


  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Depression
  • England
  • Family Practice
  • Female
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Health Services Research
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mental Health
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Patient Care Team
  • Program Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales

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