By Joanna Martin MD and Mariko Wong MD

This CHAMP module on Depression in Hospitalized Older Adult Patients teaches learners to recognize the importance of diagnosing depression; to recognize patients at risk; to screen for depression; and understand treatment options for depression in older adultsTeaching materials include a slide presentation with speaker's notes, a variety of bedside teaching triggers, references and a sample session evaluation form. 

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