Association of Coexisting Diabetes and Depression With Mortality After Myocardial Infarction

@inproceedings{Bot2012AssociationOC,
  title={Association of Coexisting Diabetes and Depression With Mortality After Myocardial Infarction},
  author={Mariska Bot and F Pouwer and Marij Zuidersma and Joost P. van Melle and Peter de Jonge},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE Diabetes and depression are both linked to an increased mortality risk after myocardial infarction (MI). Population-based studies suggest that having both diabetes and depression results in an increased mortality risk, beyond that of having diabetes or depression alone. The purpose of this study was to examine the joint association of diabetes and depression with mortality in MI patients. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Data were derived from two multicenter cohort studies in the… CONTINUE READING