Diagnosing Depression in Congestive Heart Failure

Radu V. Saveanu, Tara Mayes

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Abstract

Depression is an all too common occurrence in heart failure patients. Depressive symptoms, however, sometimes are confused with the physical repercussions of heart failure. This article highlights different screening assessments for major depression and recommends treatment for this population.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-79
Number of pages5
JournalHeart failure clinics
Volume7
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2011
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Assessment
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Depression
  • Diagnosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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