The Neuroscience Report—Vol. 36 (February 19, 2016): Heart Disease and Depression

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments


The latest in neuroscience—sorted and summarized for you

Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information.

This week’s topic: Heart Disease and Depression

Journal articles

High Sensitivity C Reactive Protein, Fibrinogen Levels, and the Onset of Major Depressive Disorder in Post-acute Coronary Syndrome

The Impact of Pre-morbid and Post-morbid Depression Onset on Mortality and Cardiac Morbidity Among Coronary Heart Disease Patients: A Meta-analysis

Performance of Screening Tools in Detecting Major Depressive Disorder among Patients with Coronary Heart Disease: A Systematic Review

The Mechanisms by Which Antidepressants May Reduce Coronary Heart Disease Risk

Treatment of Affective Disorders in Cardiac Disease

News Articles

The Link Between Depression and Cardiovascular Disease

New Guidelines for Women and Heart Attacks

For Older Adults, Serious Depression Symptoms Increase Risk for Stroke and Heart Disease

Neanderthal-Human Trysts May Be Linked to Modern Depression, Heart Disease

Screen All Adults for Depression, USPSTF Recommends


The Invention of the ‘Type A’ Personality

The Mind’s Biology: Doctors Are Reaching Past the Symptoms of Mental Illness to Fix the Circuits that Breed Them

The Treatment Gap: We’re Still Not Taking Mental Disorders as Seriously as We Should

Google Aims a $50 Million Moonshot at Curing Heart Disease

Depressed? Who, Me? Myths and Facts About Depression After a Heart Attack

Have a great weekend full of laughs!

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Category: Depression, Medical Issues, Mood Disorders, Primary Care, Psychiatry, The Neuroscience Report

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