E C Gullette
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Effects of mental stress on myocardial ischemia during daily lifeE C Gullette
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
JAMA 277:1521-6. 1997..To determine the relative risk of myocardial ischemia triggered by specific emotions during daily life...
- Emotional responsivity and transient myocardial ischemiaR A Carels
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 67:605-10. 1999..These results suggest that emotional responsivity may represent an individual difference characteristic that is associated with an increased likelihood of exhibiting myocardial ischemia in both the laboratory and the real-world setting...
- Exercise and weight loss reduce blood pressure in men and women with mild hypertension: effects on cardiovascular, metabolic, and hemodynamic functioningJ A Blumenthal
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, PO Box 3119, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Arch Intern Med 160:1947-58. 2000..Lifestyle modifications have been recommended as the initial treatment strategy for lowering high blood pressure (BP). However, evidence for the efficacy of exercise and weight loss in the management of high BP remains controversial...
- Effects of exercise and weight loss on blood pressure during daily lifeP R Steffen
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:1635-40. 2001..CONCLUSION: These findings indicate that exercise, especially when combined with weight loss, reduces BP levels at rest and in situations that typically elevate BP such as intense physical activity and emotional distress...