Includes a scale to differentiate between depression and dementia and how to receive help.
Provides information about treatment options for both Alzheimer's and depression.
Interactive tutorial that is a self screening tool that can be used to assist in determining if depression is present and how best to proceed if it is.
Provides an informative comparison of Alzheimer's and depression.
National Guideline Clearinghouse
Information from a study describing characteristics that increase the risk of depression and some recommended tests for screening.
American Academy of Neurology
Downloadable guideline from the American Academy of Neurology entitled "Screening and Treatment for Depression, Dementia, and Psychosis with Parkinson Disease."
Mental Health America
Provides concise facts on depression in older adults, as well as links for more information.
The link for free access to Medline search, the National Library of Medicine's search service that provides access to over 11 million articles.