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
- Publication status:
- Peer review status:
- Peer reviewed
- Publisher's version
- American Heart Association Publisher's website
- Journal of the American Heart Association Journal website
- Article: e004687
- Publication date:
- Acceptance date:
- Pubs id:
- Local pid:
- Paper number:
- Copyright holder:
- Liu et al.
- Copyright date:
Copyright © 2016 The Authors. Published on behalf of the American Heart Association, Inc., by Wiley Blackwell.
This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Views and Downloads
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record