Hostility, Depression, Social Environment and CHD Risk

This study has been completed.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Duke University Identifier:
First received: May 25, 2000
Last updated: July 14, 2014
Last verified: February 2013

To examine the separate and interactive effects of hostility, depressive symptomatology and socioeconomic status (SES) in predicting coronary heart disease risk.

Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Hostility, Depression, Social Environment and CHD Risk

Resource links provided by NLM:

Further study details as provided by Duke University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Mortality [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Patients were interviewed at hospitalization for psychological status and are being followed for future health/later health.

Enrollment: 592
Study Start Date: February 1997
Study Completion Date: May 2009
Primary Completion Date: May 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Coronary Heart Disease Patients

  Show Detailed Description


Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

coronary heart disease patients --- undergoing angiography

  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00005533

Sponsors and Collaborators
Duke University
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Principal Investigator: John Barefoot, PhD Duke University
  More Information


Responsible Party: Duke University Identifier: NCT00005533     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Pro00016441, 5R01HL054780, 5066
Study First Received: May 25, 2000
Last Updated: July 14, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government
United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Depressive Disorder
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Behavioral Symptoms
Heart Diseases
Mental Disorders
Mood Disorders
Myocardial Ischemia
Vascular Diseases processed this record on October 13, 2015