Relationship of Mental Illness to Heart Attack

Cardiologist Erin Michos discusses a study that showed a quarter of heart attack patients had substance abuse, depression or anxiety and that these patients were less likely to receive treatments that restore blood supply to the heart. 

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Erin Michos, MD, MHS

Erin Michos, MD, MHS

Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology
Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Dr. Erin D. Michos is an Associate Professor of Medicine within the Division of Cardiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, with joint appointment in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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