CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: Depression Doubles Stroke Risk After 50

Publication Date:
Mon, 06/01/2015
By: Alere Staff

SPONSORED BY

American Heart Association

MedPage Today

 

ACTIVE DATE

May 14, 2015 – May 14, 2017 

 

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

 

DESCRIPTION

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.

 

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/Strokes/51533