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Table 4 Distribution of respondents by clinical related factors in JUTH cardiac clinic, 2014–2015 (n = 284)

From: Determinates of depressive disorder among adult patients with cardiovascular disease at outpatient cardiac clinic Jimma University Teaching Hospital, South West Ethiopia: cross-sectional study

Characteristics Total
N (%)
No depressed
N %
Depressed
N (%)
Diagnosis type of CVD illness
 Hypertensive heart diseases 102 (35.9) 48 (35.8) 54 (36.0)
 Ischemic heart disease 75 (26.4) 37 (27.6) 38 (25.3)
 Valvular heart disease 35 (12.3) 11 (8.2) 24 (16.0)
 Rheumatic heart disease 26 (9.2) 14 (10.4) 12 (8.0)
 Cardiomyopathy 29 (10.2) 16 (11.9) 13 (8.7)
 Other 17 (5.0) 8 (6.0) 9 (6.0)
Duration of CVD illness (year)
 ≤ 1 68 (23.9) 36 (26.9) 32 (21.3)
 1–3 78 (27.5) 37 (27.6) 41 (27.3)
 3–5 58 (20.4) 26 (19.4) 32 (21.3)
 5–7 35 (12.3) 15 (11.2) 20 (13.3)
 > 7 45 (15.8) 20 (14.9) 25 (16.7)
Family history of mental illness
 Yes 36 (12.7) 16 (11.9) 20 (13.3)
 No 248 (87.3) 118 (88.1) 130 (86.7)
Comorbid diabetes mellitus
 Yes 14 (4.9) 5 (3.7) 9 (6.0)
 No 270 (95.1) 129 (96.3) 141 (94.0)
Duration of DM after onset of CVD illness (year)
 ≤ 3 8 (72.7) 3 (75.0) 5 (71.4)
 > 3 3 (27.3) 1 (25.0) 2 (28.6)
Comorbid hypertension
 Yes 128 (45.1) 59 (44.0) 69 (46.0)
 No 156 (54.9) 75 (56.0) 81 (54.0)
Duration of HTN after onset of CVD illness (years)
 ≤ 3 60 (63.8) 27 (62.8) 33 (64.7)
 > 3 34 (36.2) 16 (37.2) 18 (35.3)
NYHA class
 I 16 (7.1) 6 (5.8) 10 (8.3)
 II 116 (51.8) 54 (52.4) 62 (51.2)
 III 57 (25.4) 27 (26.2) 30 (24.8)
 IV 35 (15.6) 16 (15.5) 19 (15.7)
Lipid profile level
 Total cholesterol (mg/dl)
  < 200 18 (78.3) 7 (63.6) 11 (91.7)
  ≥ 200 5 (21.7) 4 (36.4) 1 (8.3)
 Low density lipoprotein (mg/dl)
  < 40 9 (36.0) 4 (36.4) 5 (35.7)
  ≥ 40 16 (64.0) 7 (63.6) 9 (64.3)
 Triglycerides (mg/dl)
  < 150 10 (45.5) 4 (40.0) 6 (50.0)
  ≥ 150 12 (54.5) 6 (60.0) 6 (50.0)
  1. Other diagnosis—corpulmonary, acute rheumatic fever, congenital heart disease, pericarditis, CHF due to thyrotoxicosis