Year: 2001 Source: International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, v.16, no.6, (June 2001), p.570-576 SIEC No: 20040714

The PROSPECT (Prevention of Suicide in Primary Care Elderly – Collaborative Trial) Study evaluates collaborative care for the treatment of current depressive disorders in older primary care patients. Using screening data, the authors evaluate implications of expanding the focus to additional patients who report taking psychotropic medication or having a history of depression. (24 refs)