Apathy: Risk Factor for Mortality in Nursing Home Patients

Johanna M. H. Nijsten*, Ruslan Leontjevas, Ron Pat-El, Martin Smalbrugge, Raymond T. C. M. Koopmans, Debby L. Gerritsen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2182-2189
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume65
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

Keywords

  • mortality
  • apathy
  • risk factor
  • depression
  • nursing home
  • somatic
  • dementia care
  • YOUNG-ONSET DEMENTIA
  • NEUROPSYCHIATRIC SYMPTOMS
  • ALZHEIMERS-DISEASE
  • PARKINSONS-DISEASE
  • DEPRESSION MANAGEMENT
  • COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT
  • DIAGNOSTIC-CRITERIA
  • CLINICAL-PRACTICE
  • EVALUATION SCALE
  • PREVALENCE

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Nijsten, J. M. H., Leontjevas, R., Pat-El, R., Smalbrugge, M., Koopmans, R. T. C. M., & Gerritsen, D. L. (2017). Apathy: Risk Factor for Mortality in Nursing Home Patients. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 65(10), 2182-2189. https://doi.org/10.1111/jgs.15007