Treatment for depression improves pain in elderly patientsBMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7425.1185-b (Published 20 November 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:1185
- Janice Hopkins Tanne
- New York
Treating elderly patients for their depression can reduce their pain and disability from arthritis, finds a randomised controlled trial of 1801 elderly patients with depression in five western US states (JAMA 2003;290: 2428-34).
Of the patients, who were aged …