- Attachment and loss experiences during childhood are associated with adult hostility, depression, and social supportL J Luecken
Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Psychosom Res 49:85-91. 2000..The hypothesis was tested that early parental loss coupled with poor-quality family relationships (FR) during childhood would be associated with increased hostility and depression, and lower social support in adulthood...
- Childhood attachment and loss experiences affect adult cardiovascular and cortisol functionL J Luecken
Duke University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Psychosom Med 60:765-72. 1998..This study proposes to test the hypothesis that early loss of a parent, coupled with poor quality family relationships, would result in long-term increased cardiovascular and cortisol reactivity to stress...