Karin Fröjdh

Summary

Affiliation: Central Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Deceased, disabled or depressed--a population-based 6-year follow-up study of elderly people with depression
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development, Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Universitetsgatan 2, 65637 Karlstad, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:557-62. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Are there any clinical characteristics of depression in elderly people that could be useful for case finding in general practice?
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Karlstad, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 21:214-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The Hopkins Symptom Checklist-25 is a sensitive case-finder of clinically important depressive states in elderly people in primary care
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:386-90. 2004

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Deceased, disabled or depressed--a population-based 6-year follow-up study of elderly people with depression
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development, Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Universitetsgatan 2, 65637 Karlstad, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:557-62. 2003
    ..The prognosis was poor for depressed elderly people despite not having more physical illness. It is believed that the poor outcome is due to an additive effect of depression on the total medical disease burden...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are there any clinical characteristics of depression in elderly people that could be useful for case finding in general practice?
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Karlstad, Sweden
    Scand J Prim Health Care 21:214-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to identify clinical characteristics of depression in elderly people that could be useful for case finding in general practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint The Hopkins Symptom Checklist-25 is a sensitive case-finder of clinically important depressive states in elderly people in primary care
    Karin Fröjdh
    Research and Development Unit for Primary Health Care, Vårdcentralen Kronoparken, Karlstad, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:386-90. 2004
    ..Therefore, this study investigated the Hopkins Symptom Checklist-25 (HSCL-25), a self-rating scale for depression, to see if it was a sensitive indicator of major, minor and subsyndromal depression...