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Prevalence and effects of cardiac rehabilitation on depression in the elderly with coronary heart disease.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9604957     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Depression is a prevalent condition in coronary patients and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality following major coronary events. We measured the prevalence of depressive symptoms in 268 elderly coronary patients 4 to 6 weeks following a major coronary event and assessed its modulation by outpatient cardiac rehabilitation and found that cardiac rehabilitation resulted in a significant reduction in the prevalence and severity of this disorder.
Authors:
R V Milani; C J Lavie
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of cardiology     Volume:  81     ISSN:  0002-9149     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Cardiol.     Publication Date:  1998 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-06-16     Completed Date:  1998-06-16     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0207277     Medline TA:  Am J Cardiol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1233-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Cardiovascular Health Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Ochsner Clinic, Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adaptation, Psychological*
Aged
Coronary Disease / psychology*
Depression / etiology*
Female
Humans
Male
Myocardial Infarction / psychology*,  rehabilitation*
Prevalence
Prospective Studies
Questionnaires
Severity of Illness Index

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