- Older adults' attitudes about continuing cancer screening later in life: a pilot study interviewing residents of two continuing care communitiesCarmen L Lewis
Division of General Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC, USA
BMC Geriatr 6:10. 2006..Because older adults' preferences are central to individualized decisions, we assessed older adults' perspectives about continuing cancer screening later in life...
- Older adults' beliefs about physician-estimated life expectancy: a cross-sectional surveyChristine E Kistler
Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ypsilanti, MI 48198, USA
BMC Fam Pract 7:9. 2006..The purpose of this study is to assess older adults' beliefs about physician-estimated life expectancy...
- Can we trust depression screening instruments in healthy 'old-old' adults?Lea C Watson
Department of Psychiatry, Program of Geriatric Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:278-85. 2004..We wished to characterize depressive symptoms and determine the accuracy of two common screening instruments for major and minor depression in a population of old-old retirees...