Depression Mediates the Effect of Sexual Function on Quality of Life among Men but Not Women with Coronary Artery Disease

@inproceedings{Assari2014DepressionMT,
  title={Depression Mediates the Effect of Sexual Function on Quality of Life among Men but Not Women with Coronary Artery Disease},
  author={Shervin Assari},
  booktitle={International cardiovascular research journal},
  year={2014}
}
  • Shervin Assari
  • Published 2014 in International cardiovascular research journal
BACKGROUND Poor sexual function is associated with impaired Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL), and patients with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) are not exceptions. It is not known, however, if symptoms of depression mediate the effect of sexual function on HRQoL among men and women with CAD. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to determine the mediating effect of depressive symptoms on the association between sexual function and HRQoL among men and women with CAD. PATIENTS AND METHODS This… CONTINUE READING

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