Depression and Cardiovascular Health Care Costs Among Women With Suspected Myocardial Ischemia
Prospective Results From the WISE (Women's Ischemia Syndrome Evaluation) Study
Thomas Rutledge, Viola Vaccarino, B. Delia Johnson, Vera Bittner, Marian B. Olson, Sarah E. Linke, Carol E. Cornell, Wafia Eteiba, David S. Sheps, Jennifer Francis, David S. Krantz, C. Noel Bairey Merz, Susmita Parashar, Eileen Handberg, Diane A. Vido and Leslee J. Shaw
Cardiovascular Costs Categorized by Depression Status
All depression groups differed from nondepressed women in univariate analysis (p < 0.05). Dashed line = antidepressants; solid line = depression history; dotted line = Beck Depression Inventory >9; gray line = no depression.