Bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and carotid atherosclerosis in community-based older adults in China
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics
Fecha de publicación: 19 February 2019
Autores: Shaochen Guan, Xianghua Fang, Xiang Gu, Yang Hua, Zhe Tang, Beibei Liu, Zhongying Zhang.
Background: We explored the bidirectional association between depressive symptoms and measures of carotid atherosclerosis. This study included 1155 participants aged 55 years and older. Depressive symptoms was assessed by 30-item Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS-30) score.