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Depression rating scales in Parkinson’s disease: Critique and recommendations

Abstract
Depression is a common comorbid condition in Parkinson’s disease (PD) and a major contributor to poor quality of life and disability. However, depression can be difficult to assess in patients with PD due to overlapping symptoms and difficulties in the assessment of depression in cognitively impaired patients. As several rating scales have… Depression rating scales in Parkinson’s disease: Critique and recommendations   



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