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Table 3 The outcome at the end of six months

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

Outcome of depression and cardiac events TAU (n = 6) Intervention (n = 11)
  n % n %
Remission from depression* 2 33.3 10 90.9
Cardiac events within study period     
Recurrent angina 4 66.7 5 45.5
Myocardial infarction 4 66.7 2 18.2
Re-hospitalizationfor cardiac reasons 5 83.3 4 36.4
Congestive Heart Failure 3 50.0 0 0.0
Death 1 16.7 0 0.0
  1. * Chi square: 6.19, df = 1, p = 0.013