May Blom

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social relations in women with coronary heart disease: the effects of work and marital stress
    May Blom
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:201-6. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Work and marital status in relation to depressive symptoms and social support among women with coronary artery disease
    May Blom
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1305-16. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Financial strain predicts recurrent events among women with coronary artery disease
    Anastasia Georgiades
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 135:175-83. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Daily stress and social support among women with CAD: results from a 1-year randomized controlled stress management intervention study
    May Blom
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 16:227-35. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Stress reduction prolongs life in women with coronary disease: the Stockholm Women's Intervention Trial for Coronary Heart Disease (SWITCHD)
    Kristina Orth-Gomer
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:25-32. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health and vital exhaustion, but not depression, is related to inflammation in women with coronary heart disease
    Imre Janszky
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Brain Behav Immun 19:555-63. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in relation to marital and work stress in women with and without coronary heart disease. The Stockholm Female Coronary Risk Study
    Piroska Balog
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    J Psychosom Res 54:113-9. 2003

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Social relations in women with coronary heart disease: the effects of work and marital stress
    May Blom
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:201-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to examine how social relations are affected by marital stress and work stress in a population-based sample of Swedish women with CHD...
  2. ncbi request reprint Work and marital status in relation to depressive symptoms and social support among women with coronary artery disease
    May Blom
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 16:1305-16. 2007
    ..We investigated whether work and marital status are associated with depressive symptoms, social support, and daily stress behavior in women with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  3. doi request reprint Financial strain predicts recurrent events among women with coronary artery disease
    Anastasia Georgiades
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cardiol 135:175-83. 2009
    ..The objective of the present study was to examine whether financial strain predicts recurrent coronary artery disease (CAD) events among women with established CAD...
  4. doi request reprint Daily stress and social support among women with CAD: results from a 1-year randomized controlled stress management intervention study
    May Blom
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Behav Med 16:227-35. 2009
    ..Psychosocial stress may play a causative role in development and progression of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  5. doi request reprint Stress reduction prolongs life in women with coronary disease: the Stockholm Women's Intervention Trial for Coronary Heart Disease (SWITCHD)
    Kristina Orth-Gomer
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:25-32. 2009
    ..Interventions that counteract women's psychosocial stress have not previously been presented. This study implemented a stress reduction program for women and investigated its ability to improve survival in women coronary patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-rated health and vital exhaustion, but not depression, is related to inflammation in women with coronary heart disease
    Imre Janszky
    Preventive Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, and Center of Public Health, Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden
    Brain Behav Immun 19:555-63. 2005
    ..Our observations also raise the possibility that a cytokine-induced sickness response in CHD may be better represented by constructs of vital exhaustion and self-rated health than of depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms in relation to marital and work stress in women with and without coronary heart disease. The Stockholm Female Coronary Risk Study
    Piroska Balog
    Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
    J Psychosom Res 54:113-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of marital and job stress on depressive symptoms in middle aged women with coronary heart disease (CHD) and healthy women who were cohabiting and currently working...