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Table 2 Comparison of Patient Characteristics in Intervention and TAU Group

From: Effectiveness of sertraline in treatment of depression in a consecutive sample of patients with acute myocardial infarction: six month prospective study on outcome

Sociodemographic and clinical variables TAU (n = 6) Intervention (n = 11)
   n % n %
Gender Male 4 66.7 6 45.5
  Female 2 33.3 5 54.5
Habitat Rural 5 83.3 4 36.4
  Urban 1 16.7 7 63.6
Economic Status Low 3 50.0 3 27.3
  Middle 3 50.0 8 72.7
Clinical risks Hypertension 4 66.7 4 36.4
  DM 1 16.7 5 45.5
  Family History of CAD* 0 0.0 5 45.5
  History of smoking 3 50.0 3 27.3
  History of alcohol abuse 1 16.7 1 9.1
  1. % within the treatment group; * Chi square: 3.86, df = 1, p = 0.049