Depressive Symptoms in Latest Life: Incidence, Persistence and Risk Factors - Results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA 75+)

Melanie Luppa, Claudia Sikorski, Tobias Luck, Siegfried Weyerer, Hans-Helmut König & Steffi G. Riedel-Heller
Aims: With regard to the increasing importance of depressive symptoms in the eld-erly population, the present study aims to determine the incidence, risk factors and the course of depression in latest-life within a German population-based, representative study of individuals aged 75 years and older.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]