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  • Print publication year: 2010
  • Online publication date: November 2010

1 - What is the psychiatry of old age and why do we need it?

Further reading

Article
Ferri, C. P.et al. (2005). Global prevalence of dementia: a Delphi consensus study. Lancet, 366, 2112–2117.

This paper uses published evidence to estimate the current and future global prevalence of dementia.

Book
Jacoby, R., Oppenheimer, C., Dening, T., and Thomas, A.(Eds.) (2008). Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Easily the best of the comprehensive guides to the subspecialty.

Article

Ferri, C. P.et al. (2005). Global prevalence of dementia: a Delphi consensus study. Lancet, 366, 2112–2117.

This paper uses published evidence to estimate the current and future global prevalence of dementia.

Book

Jacoby, R., Oppenheimer, C., Dening, T., and Thomas, A.(Eds.) (2008). Oxford Textbook of Old Age Psychiatry. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Easily the best of the comprehensive guides to the subspecialty.