Hillary L Ditmars
Boston University
Internal medicineTwin studyLongitudinal studySleep apneaDepression (differential diagnoses)Body mass indexHistory of depressionSubstance abuseStrokeMedicine
1Publications
1H-index
1Citations
Publications 1
Newest
#1Hillary L Ditmars (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 1
#2Mark W. Logue (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 33
Last. Michael J. Lyons (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 85
view all 27 authors...
Background Clarifying the relationship between depression symptoms and cardiometabolic and related health could clarify risk factors and treatment targets. The objective of this study was to assess whether depression symptoms in midlife are associated with the subsequent onset of cardiometabolic health problems. Methods The study sample comprised 787 male twin veterans with polygenic risk score data who participated in the Harvard Twin Study of Substance Abuse ('baseline') and the longitudinal V...
1 CitationsSource