Tag Archive: pre–existing

Feb 09

Two new studies provided support for depression as a treatable cause of coronary heart disease

Two new studies provided support for depression as a treatable cause of coronary heart disease. The first, reported online in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, which relied on repeat measures of depressive symptoms over 2 decades of follow–up, demonstrated dose–response relationships between depression and both coronary death and nonfatal myocardial infarction, but not stroke. …

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