Sao Paulo Med J 2021 Jun 11. Epub 2021 Jun 11.
MD, PhD. Deputy Coordinator, Center for Clinical and Epidemiological Research, Hospital Universitário (HU), Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, BR, and Full Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculdade de Medicina FMUSP, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, BR.
Background: Cardiovascular risk factors can mediate the association between depression and cardiovascular diseases.
Objective: To evaluate cardiovascular risk factors in adult individuals with and without histories of major depression in the metropolitan region of São Paulo, Brazil.
Design And Setting: Cross-sectional study in São Paulo (SP), Brazil. Read More