[Depression following a heart infarct and increased risk of death].

@article{Honig2000DepressionFA,
  title={[Depression following a heart infarct and increased risk of death].},
  author={A Honig},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={2000},
  volume={144 27},
  pages={1307-10}
}
  • A Honig
  • Published 2000 in Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde
Depression is an important risk factor for cardiac mortality, especially in the first 18 months after a myocardial infarction. Listlessness and a hostile mood are the specific features of the depression following myocardial infarction, rather than depressed mood. Also, depressed post infarction patients are more often re-admitted for cardiac reasons and… CONTINUE READING