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    • Association of anxiety and depression with all-cause mortality in individuals with coronary heart disease. 

      Blumenthal, James Alan; Davidson, Jonathan RT; Koch, GG; O'Connor, Christopher Michael; Sherwood, Andrew; Sketch, MH; Watkins, LL (J Am Heart Assoc, 2013-03-19)
      BACKGROUND: Depression has been related to mortality in coronary heart disease (CHD) patients, but few studies have evaluated the role of anxiety or the role of the co-occurrence of depression and anxiety. We examined whether ...
    • Neuropeptide Y gene polymorphisms confer risk of early-onset atherosclerosis. 

      Connelly, Jessica J; Crosslin, DR; Crossman, DC; Freedman, NJ; Ginsburg, Geoffrey Steven; Goldschmidt-Clermont, PJ; Granger, CB; ... (22 authors) (PLoS Genet, 2009-01)
      Neuropeptide Y (NPY) is a strong candidate gene for coronary artery disease (CAD). We have previously identified genetic linkage to familial CAD in the genomic region of NPY. We performed follow-up genetic, biostatistical, ...
    • Phobic anxiety and increased risk of mortality in coronary heart disease. 

      Babyak, MA; Blumenthal, James Alan; Davidson, Jonathan RT; McCants, CB; O'Connor, Christopher Michael; Sketch, MH; Watkins, LL (Psychosom Med, 2010-09)
      OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether phobic anxiety is associated with increased risk of cardiac mortality in individuals with established coronary heart disease (CHD) and to examine the role of reduced heart rate variability ...