The association of vision loss and dimensions of depression over 12 years in older adults: Findings from the Three City study.

Affiliation

Univ. Bordeaux, Inserm, Bordeaux Population Health Research Center, team LEHA, UMR 1219, Bordeaux F-33000, France; School of Psychology, University of New England, Armidale 2351, NSW, Australia. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

The established relationship between vision impairment and depression is limited by the examination of depression only as a unidimensional construct. The present study explores the vision-depression relationship using a dimensional approach.

Keywords

Ageing,Depression symptoms,Mental health,Mental wellbeing,Vision impairment,Visual loss,