Examining the relation between post myocardial infarction depression and cardiovascular prognosis using a validated prediction model for post myocardial mortality.

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BACKGROUND The presence of depressive symptoms after myocardial infarction (MI) is associated with worsened cardiovascular (CV) prognosis. To date, it remains unclear to what extent the relationship between post-MI depression and prognosis is confounded by factors related to prognosis. We assessed the relationship between depression and prognosis while… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.06.042

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