Year: 2006 Source: American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, v.14, no.9, (September 2006), p.721-723 SIEC No: 20100782

In this editorial, the author briefly reviews a number of articles in the September 2006 issue of the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. It is noted that most of the studies described treatment-seeking samples predominated by female participants. The subgroup at highest risk, elderly white males, remain a challenge with respect to refining risk & protective factors. More research remains to be done. (14 refs.)