Depression and anxiety in visually impaired older adults: an overview (summary and video)
According to the World Health Organisation 285 million people worldwide are visually impaired, of which 65% is 50 years or older. Due to an aging population in the more developed nations, the prevalence of visual impairment increases rapidly.
View the doc-file for the summary.
Watch a video of the lecture (Istanbul, July 2 2013) by clicking here.
Author: Ruth van Nispen
Organization: VU University Medical Center Amsterdam
Only for Members: No
Content type: Presentation
Tags: conferences, depression, mental health, quality of life, visually impaired
Categories: Skills, Daily living, Medical & Functions, Mental