The influence of depression on risk development of acute cardiovascular diseases in the female population aged 25–64 in Russia

BACKGROUND Recent studies showed that depression was an independent predictor of mortality from cardio-vascular disease in healthy women. OBJECTIVE To explore the effect of depression (D) on relative risk (RR) of myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke for 16 years (1995-2010) in the female population aged 25-64 years from Novosibirsk, Russia. MATERIALS… (More)