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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 968343, 7 pages
Assessing Depression among Older Persons with Arthritis: A Nationwide Health Status Survey
1Department of Pharmacy Administration, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, St. John’s University, 8000 Utopia Parkway, Jamaica, NY 11439, USA
2Department of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, 575 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
Received 23 May 2013; Accepted 28 June 2013
Academic Editors: C. Chizzolini, B. A. Eberhard, D. Merlotti, and D. A. Stetler
Copyright © 2013 Rajesh Nayak and Jigar Rajpura. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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