Depression Symptoms Facilitated Fibrinolytic Dysregulation and Future Coronary Artery Disease Risk in a Black Male Cohort: The Sympathetic Activity and Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Africans Study.

@article{Malan2017DepressionSF,
  title={Depression Symptoms Facilitated Fibrinolytic Dysregulation and Future Coronary Artery Disease Risk in a Black Male Cohort: The Sympathetic Activity and Ambulatory Blood Pressure in Africans Study.},
  author={Leon{\'e} Malan and Nyiko Mashele and Nicolaas Theodor Malan and Brian Herbert Harvey and Johan C Potgieter and Johannes Marthinus van Rooyen},
  journal={The Journal of cardiovascular nursing},
  year={2017},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={401-408}
}
BACKGROUND Hypercoagulation is associated with coronary artery disease (CAD). Whether depression symptoms dysregulate inflammatory and hemostatic markers in an African cohort is not known; therefore, we assessed the relationship between depressive symptoms and inflammatory and hemostatic markers as potential CAD risk markers in an African sex cohort… CONTINUE READING