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Exploring the motives, manifestations, and outcomes of late-life melancholy, this reference examines remedies and methods for the administration of this , highlighting tools for the popularity of melancholy within the medically ailing, clinically demented, and bereaved, in addition to for overview of the efficacy of those therapy.

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1998). Conversely, depression is a common sequel of coronary artery disease; 25% of patients who have experienced acute myocardial infarction develop depression in the subsequent 6-month period. , 1993). , 2001). , 2001). 10 D’Mello Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke There is now an enormous literature concerning poststroke depression. , 1987). Depression is more likely with left-sided and anterior cerebral lesions than with right-sided and posterior lesions. , 1983). Additional neuroanatomical correlates of poststroke depression include significant subcortical atrophy and periventricular white matter disease.

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