CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: Depression Doubles Stroke Risk After 50
By: Alere Staff
American Heart Association
May 14, 2015 – May 14, 2017
Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™
People over age 50 with persistent depression have double the risk for stroke compared with their nondepressed, age-matched counterparts, according to findings from a nationally representative cohort study of US adults.