Association between 5 unit increases in cumulative mean depression score and coronary heart disease events and death at up to 6 years*

OutcomesNumber of eventsAdjusted hazard ratio (95% CI)
*Analysis adjusted for age at entry, race, sex, education, hypertension, diabetes, smoking status, total cholesterol concentrations, physical inactivity, triglycerides, marital status, and alcohol consumption (for mortality also adjusted for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cancer).
Coronary heart disease6061.15 (1.04 to 1.27)
All cause mortality6141.16 (1.04 to 1.28)