Do depression and anxiety mediate the link between educational attainment and CHD?

  • Thurston R
  • Kubzansky L
  • Kawachi I
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Depression and anxiety are frequently hypothesized yet rarely examined pathways linking low socioeconomic status (SES) to coronary heart disease (CHD). This study evaluates depression and anxiety as mediators of the association between educational attainment and incident CHD.

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  • Anxiety
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Depression
  • Education
  • Mediation
  • Socioeconomic status

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  • Rebecca C. Thurston

  • Laura D. Kubzansky

  • Ichiro Kawachi

  • Lisa F. Berkman

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