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Dong M, Giles WH, Felitti VJ, et al. Insights into causal pathways for ischemic heart disease: adverse childhood experiences study.  Circulation. 2004.   FREE FULL TEXT  ARTICLE

Relation of ACEs to risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD).   The ACE-IHD relation was mediated more strongly by individual psychological risk factors, such as depressed affect and anger, than by traditional IHD risk factors (smoking, physical inactivity, obesity, diabetes and hypertension).