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Personality disorder in older people: how common is it and what can be done?

  • Aparna Mordekar and Sean A. Spence
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There has been little systematic study of personality disorders in older people (65 years of age and above). However, with an ageing population worldwide we should expect to find increased numbers of people with Axis II disorders surviving into old age. We undertook a qualitative review of the recent literature concerning personality changes and disorders in older people, their prevalence and possible amelioration.

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Personality disorder in older people: how common is it and what can be done?

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