An Sist Sanit Navar 2022 Apr 27;45(1). Epub 2022 Apr 27.
Hospital de Día Psicogeriátrico. Gerencia de Salud Mental. Servicio Navarro de Salud-Osasunbidea. Pamplona. España..
Background: The aim of this study was to identify the problems of patients with severe depressive symptoms (GDS>9) according to the HoNOS+65 scale, to evaluate the effectiveness of a partial hospitalization program to reduce severe depressive symptoms, and to identify independent predictors.
Methods: Pre-post study of patients with depression treated at the psychogeriatric Day Hospital (HDPG) of Pamplona (Spain). The scores obtained on the HoNOS+65, MMSE, GDS, BARTHEL, ALSAR, and COTE scales were compared at admission and discharge, and the prognostic factors for no improvement of severe depressive symptoms were determined. Read More