• Psychology, Medicine
  • Published in
    Hellenic journal of…
    2014

Association between mediterranean diet and non-fatal cardiovascular events, in the context of anxiety and depression disorders: a case/case-control study.

@article{Georgousopoulou2014AssociationBM,
  title={Association between mediterranean diet and non-fatal cardiovascular events, in the context of anxiety and depression disorders: a case/case-control study.},
  author={Ekavi N Georgousopoulou and Christina-Maria Kastorini and Haralampos J. Milionis and E. Ntziou and Michael S. Kostapanos and Vassilios Nikolaou and Konstantinos N. Vemmos and John A. Goudevenos and Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos},
  journal={Hellenic journal of cardiology : HJC = Hellenike kardiologike epitheorese},
  year={2014},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={
          24-31
        }
}
INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of the Mediterranean diet on the likelihood of having a non-fatal cardiovascular outcome, taking into account anxiety and depression status. METHODS This was a case-control study with individual matching by age and sex. During 2009-2010, 1000 participants were enrolled; 250 were consecutive patients with a first acute coronary syndrome (ACS), 250 were consecutive patients with a first ischemic stroke, and 500 were population… CONTINUE READING