TITLE

YOU'RE NOT ALONE

AUTHOR(S)
Buxton, Rachel
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Guideposts;Jan2008, Vol. 62 Issue 11, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on depression. According to a 2006 medical report, as many as half of all people hospitalized for surgical procedures to treat blocked heart arteries develop depression. More than half of cardiovascular patients respond to drug treatments for the procedures and 80 percent respond to at least one antidepressant.
ACCESSION #
28561398

 

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