Simon L Bacon

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of daily stress on autonomic cardiac control in patients with coronary artery disease
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3119, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1292-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between exercise capacity and left ventricular geometry in overweight patients with mild systemic hypertension
    Lee M Pierson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1322-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise and stress management training on markers of cardiovascular risk in patients with ischemic heart disease: a randomized controlled trial
    James A Blumenthal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 293:1626-34. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in plasma volume associated with mental stress ischemia in patients with coronary artery disease
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 61:143-8. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise, diet and weight loss on high blood pressure
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Sports Med 34:307-16. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between exercise systolic blood pressure and left ventricular geometry in overweight, mildly hypertensive patients
    Lee M Pierson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Hypertens 22:399-405. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Early socioeconomic status is associated with adult nighttime blood pressure dipping
    Tavis S Campbell
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    Psychosom Med 70:276-81. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of hematocrit during rest and stress in healthy adults
    Christopher Ring
    International Centre for Health and Exercise Research, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Biol Psychol 77:63-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders and psychological distress in patients with COPD
    Catherine Laurin
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, J 3190, 5400 Gouin Ouest, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada
    Chest 132:148-55. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A high-fat meal increases cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stress in healthy young adults
    Fabijana Jakulj
    University of Calgary, Department of Psychology, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Nutr 137:935-9. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of daily stress on autonomic cardiac control in patients with coronary artery disease
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3119, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:1292-4. 2004
    ..g., anger, stress, sadness) with decreases in high- and low-frequency power, whereas higher levels of positive emotion were related to an increase in low-frequency power, independent of age, posture, and medications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association between exercise capacity and left ventricular geometry in overweight patients with mild systemic hypertension
    Lee M Pierson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Cardiol 94:1322-5. 2004
    ..1 +/- 1.2) and normal (27.3 +/- 0.6) geometries. The LV geometric pattern was found to be associated with exercise capacity in unmedicated, hypertensive patients, such that patients with concentric hypertrophy showed reduced capacity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise and stress management training on markers of cardiovascular risk in patients with ischemic heart disease: a randomized controlled trial
    James A Blumenthal
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    JAMA 293:1626-34. 2005
    ..Observational studies have shown that psychosocial factors are associated with increased risk for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, but the effects of behavioral interventions on psychosocial and medical end points remain uncertain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Changes in plasma volume associated with mental stress ischemia in patients with coronary artery disease
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 61:143-8. 2006
    ..Reduced plasma volume may be one mechanism by which mental stress may increase the risk for acute coronary events...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of exercise, diet and weight loss on high blood pressure
    Simon L Bacon
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Sports Med 34:307-16. 2004
    ..These data support the role of behavioural interventions in the treatment of patients with elevations in BP...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between exercise systolic blood pressure and left ventricular geometry in overweight, mildly hypertensive patients
    Lee M Pierson
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Hypertens 22:399-405. 2004
    ..To examine the association between the graded exercise systolic blood pressure (SBP) response and left ventricular (LV) geometric structure in patients with untreated mild hypertension...
  7. doi request reprint Early socioeconomic status is associated with adult nighttime blood pressure dipping
    Tavis S Campbell
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    Psychosom Med 70:276-81. 2008
    ..Recent cross-sectional research has also linked low levels of SES with several cardiovascular risk factors including poor nighttime BP dipping...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of hematocrit during rest and stress in healthy adults
    Christopher Ring
    International Centre for Health and Exercise Research, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Biol Psychol 77:63-8. 2008
    ..The reliability of stress-induced hemoconcentration may be improved by more provocative challenges and repeated sampling during stress...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders and psychological distress in patients with COPD
    Catherine Laurin
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, J 3190, 5400 Gouin Ouest, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada
    Chest 132:148-55. 2007
    ..The present cross-sectional study evaluated the prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders, levels of psychological distress, and quality of life in 62 women and 54 men with documented, stable COPD...
  10. ncbi request reprint A high-fat meal increases cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stress in healthy young adults
    Fabijana Jakulj
    University of Calgary, Department of Psychology, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Nutr 137:935-9. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic, hemostatic, and endothelial reactions to psychological and physical stress in coronary artery disease patients
    Simon L Bacon
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Biol Psychol 71:162-70. 2006
    ..Future research is needed to investigate how these stress responses are prospectively related to acute cardiac events...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increases in lipids and immune cells in response to exercise and mental stress in patients with suspected coronary artery disease: effects of adjustment for shifts in plasma volume
    Simon L Bacon
    School of Sport and Exercise Sciences, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT, Birmingham, UK
    Biol Psychol 65:237-50. 2004
    ..This study provides evidence that, in coronary artery disease patients, exercise and mental stress-induced increases in lipids but not immune cells can be largely accounted for by shifts in plasma volume...
  13. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability in coronary artery disease patients with and without panic disorder
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Sacre Coeur Hospital, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4J 1C5
    Psychiatry Res 128:289-99. 2004
    ..Though preliminary, these findings suggest that changes in HRV may not be the mechanism underlying greater cardiovascular morbidity and mortality among CAD patients with PD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are exercise stress tests appropriate for assessing myocardial ischemia in patients with major depressive disorder?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Heart J 148:621-7. 2004
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  15. doi request reprint The influence of trait and state rumination on cardiovascular recovery from a negative emotional stressor
    Brenda L Key
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    J Behav Med 31:237-48. 2008
    ..Results suggest that rumination may play a role in the association between stress and hypertension by prolonging cardiovascular activation following stress...