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Prevalence and correlates of parkinsonism in patients with primary depression.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11502937     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The authors examined the prevalence, clinical correlates, and longitudinal changes of parkinsonism in 94 patients with primary depression and 20 healthy control subjects. Parkinsonism was present in 20% of patients with primary depression. This syndrome was significantly associated with older age, more severe depression, and more severe cognitive impairment. In a subgroup of depressed patients, parkinsonism was reversible upon recovery from the mood disorder.
Authors:
S E Starkstein; G Petracca; E Chemerinski; M Merello
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurology     Volume:  57     ISSN:  0028-3878     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurology     Publication Date:  2001 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-08-14     Completed Date:  2002-01-03     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401060     Medline TA:  Neurology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  553-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neuropsychiatry, Raúl Carrea Institute of Neurological Research-FLENI, Buenos Aires, Argentina. sess@fleni.org.ar
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Depressive Disorder / complications,  psychology*
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Parkinsonian Disorders / complications,  psychology*
Prevalence
Psychiatric Status Rating Scales

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