Association of major depression with risk of ischemic heart disease in a mega-cohort of Chinese adults: the China Kadoorie Biobank Study
BACKGROUND: Increasing evidence has suggested that major depression (MD) is associated with an increased risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD). We examined this association in Chinese adults using data from the China Kadoorie Biobank study. METHODS AND RESULTS: Over 0.5 million adults aged 30 to 79 years were followed from baseline interview (2004-2008) until December 31, 2013. Past year MD was measured with the modified Chinese version of Composite International Diagnostic Interview-Short For...Expand abstract
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