Beyond Ageing Project: A Study for the Prevention of Depression
This study has been completed.
Australian National University
First Posted: September 22, 2005
Last Update Posted: September 13, 2011
Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
University of Sydney
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australia
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr Janine Walker, Australian National University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||January 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||January 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Walker JG, Batterham PJ, Mackinnon AJ, Jorm AF, Hickie I, Fenech M, Kljakovic M, Crisp D, Christensen H. Oral folic acid and vitamin B-12 supplementation to prevent cognitive decline in community-dwelling older adults with depressive symptoms--the Beyond Ageing Project: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Jan;95(1):194-203. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.110.007799. Epub 2011 Dec 14. Erratum in: Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Aug;96(2):448. Dosage error in article text.
Christensen H, Aiken A, Batterham PJ, Walker J, Mackinnon AJ, Fenech M, Hickie IB. No clear potentiation of antidepressant medication effects by folic acid+vitamin B12 in a large community sample. J Affect Disord. 2011 Apr;130(1-2):37-45. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2010.07.029.
Walker JG, Mackinnon AJ, Batterham P, Jorm AF, Hickie I, McCarthy A, Fenech M, Christensen H. Mental health literacy, folic acid and vitamin B12, and physical activity for the prevention of depression in older adults: randomised controlled trial. Br J Psychiatry. 2010 Jul;197(1):45-54. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.109.075291.