Patricia A Gwirtz
Affiliation: University of North Texas
- Viscerosomatic interaction induced by myocardial ischemia in conscious dogsPatricia A Gwirtz
Dept of Integrative Physiology, Univ of North Texas Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
J Appl Physiol 103:511-7. 2007..LV sympathectomy eliminates the somatic response, suggesting that sympathetic neural traffic between the heart and somatic musculature may function as the mechanism for the interaction...
- Teaching the interrelationship between stress, emotions, and cardiovascular risk using a classic paper by Walter CannonPatricia A Gwirtz
Department of Integrative Physiology, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, USA
Adv Physiol Educ 32:18-22. 2008..The teaching points that are presented illustrate how students can be directed to understand the interrelationship between chronic stress and cardiovascular disease...