Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Elderly Mental Health Topics

Some of the following articles may be available freely where indicated (depending on local circumstances). Access to the full-text of the other articles will require a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment.

The Bibliographic Citations

Jordaan, GP. Emsley, R. (2013). Alcohol-induced psychotic disorder: a review. Metabolic Brain Disease. December 5th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Liu, AY. Rajji, TK. Blumberger, DM. [et al] (2014). Brain stimulation in the treatment of late-life severe mental illness other than unipolar nonpsychotic depression. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. March 2014; 22(3): 216-40.

Forbes, D. Blake, CM. Thiessen, EJ. [et al] (2014). Light therapy for improving cognition, activities of daily living, sleep, challenging behaviour, and psychiatric disturbances in dementia. Cochrane Database Systematic Reviews. February 26th 2014; Issue 2: No. CD003946. Full Text Link.

Bunse, T. Wobrock, T. Strube, W. [et al] (2013). Motor cortical excitability assessed by transcranial magnetic stimulation in psychiatric disorders: a systematic review. Brain Stimulation. December 14th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Dols, A. Kupka, RW. van Lammeren, A. [et al] (2014). The prevalence of late-life mania: a review. Bipolar Disorders. March 2014; 16(2): 113-8.

Bunn, F. Dickinson, A. Simpson, C. [et al] (2014). Preventing falls among older people with mental health problems: a systematic review. BMC Nursing. February 19th 2014; 13(1): 4. Full Text Link.

Hirota, T. Kishi, T. (2013). Prophylactic antipsychotic use for postoperative delirium: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. December 2013; 74(12): e1136-44.

Orgeta, V. Qazi, A. Spector, AE. [et al] (2014). Psychological treatments for depression and anxiety in dementia and mild cognitive impairment. Cochrane Database Systematic Reviews. January 22nd 2014; Issue 1: No. CD009125. Full Text Link.

Atti, AR. Ferrari Gozzi, B. Zuliani, G. [et al] (2014). A systematic review of metabolic side effects related to the use of antipsychotic drugs in dementia. International Psychogeriatrics. January 2014; 26(1): 19-37.

Testad, I. Corbett, A. Aarsland, D. [et al] (2014). The value of personalized psychosocial interventions to address behavioral and psychological symptoms in people with dementia living in care home settings: a systematic review. International Psychogeriatrics. February 24th 2014: 1-16. [Epub ahead of print].

[A version of this collection features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 11, June 2014].

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