- Depression in veterans with Parkinson's disease: frequency, co-morbidity, and healthcare utilizationPeijun Chen
Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:543-8. 2007..To determine the frequency of depression in Parkinson's disease (PD) in routine clinical care, and to examine its association with co-morbid psychiatric and medical conditions and healthcare utilization...
- Antidepressant treatment of veterans with Parkinson's disease and depression: analysis of a national samplePeijun Chen
Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:161-5. 2007..Efforts to improve the care of depressed PD patients should focus instead on improving recognition, ensuring adequacy of treatment, and evaluating the efficacy of existing antidepressants...
- Rates of clinical depression diagnosis, functional impairment, and nursing home placement in coexisting dementia and depressionHelen C Kales
Psychiatry Service 116A, Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, 2215 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:441-9. 2005....
- Patterns and trends in antipsychotic prescribing for Parkinson disease psychosisDaniel Weintraub
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arch Neurol 68:899-904. 2011..Antipsychotic (AP) use is common in Parkinson disease (PD), but APs can worsen parkinsonism, evidence for efficacy is limited, and use in patients with dementia increases mortality...