Antidepressant prescription in acute myocardial infarction is associated with increased mortality 1 year after discharge
Nadia Fehr, Fabienne Witassek, Dragana Radovanovic, Paul Erne, Milo Puhan & Hans Rickli
AD medication at discharge was associated with poorer prognosis in AMI patients at 1-year follow-up. However, this study has limited data on depression diagnosis and drug classes. Further research is needed to pinpoint the causes and underlying pathomechanisms for the higher mortality observed in this patient group.
|citation||Fehr N, Witassek F, Radovanovic D, Erne P, Puhan M, Rickli H. Antidepressant prescription in acute myocardial infarction is associated with increased mortality 1 year after discharge. Eur J Intern Med 2019; 61:75-80.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||28-01-2019|
|journal title||Eur J Intern Med (61)|