Antidepressant use and risk of incident cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among postmenopausal women in the Women's Health Initiative study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Archives of internal medicine, Volume 169, Issue 22, p.2128-39 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Aged, Antidepressive Agents, Cardiovascular Diseases, Center-Authored Paper, Female, Humans, Incidence, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Prospective Studies, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Women's Health

Abstract:

Antidepressants are commonly prescribed medications, but their effect on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality remains unclear.