Carissa A Low

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Elevated C-reactive protein in adolescents: roles of stress and coping
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:449-52. 2013
  2. pmc Association between C-reactive protein and depressive symptoms in women with rheumatoid arthritis
    Carissa A Low
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychol 81:131-4. 2009
  3. pmc Chronic life stress, cardiovascular reactivity, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in adolescents
    Carissa A Low
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:927-31. 2009
  4. pmc Psychosocial factors in the development of heart disease in women: current research and future directions
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Psychosom Med 72:842-54. 2010
  5. pmc Psychosocial predictors of coronary artery calcification progression in postmenopausal women
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:789-94. 2011
  6. pmc Negative affective responses to a speech task predict changes in interleukin (IL)-6
    Judith E Carroll
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:232-8. 2011
  7. pmc Night/day ratios of ambulatory blood pressure among healthy adolescents: roles of race, socioeconomic status, and psychosocial factors
    Tanisha I Burford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:217-26. 2013

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Elevated C-reactive protein in adolescents: roles of stress and coping
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:449-52. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate associations among stress, coping, and inflammation in a sample of African American and white adolescents...
  2. pmc Association between C-reactive protein and depressive symptoms in women with rheumatoid arthritis
    Carissa A Low
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychol 81:131-4. 2009
    ..24). CRP was not significantly associated with negative mood symptoms of depression. Findings suggest that depression in the context of RA may result from the overlap of somatic depressive and RA symptoms rather than neuroimmune pathways...
  3. pmc Chronic life stress, cardiovascular reactivity, and subclinical cardiovascular disease in adolescents
    Carissa A Low
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 71:927-31. 2009
    ..To examine cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between chronic life stress, cardiovascular reactivity, and a marker of subclinical cardiovascular disease in a multiethnic sample of adolescents...
  4. pmc Psychosocial factors in the development of heart disease in women: current research and future directions
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Psychosom Med 72:842-54. 2010
    ..To review the recent (1995-2009) literature on psychosocial risk and protective factors for coronary heart disease (CHD) among women, including negative emotions, stress, social relationships, and positive psychological factors...
  5. pmc Psychosocial predictors of coronary artery calcification progression in postmenopausal women
    Carissa A Low
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:789-94. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether positive and negative psychosocial factors prospectively predict CAC progression in postmenopausal women...
  6. pmc Negative affective responses to a speech task predict changes in interleukin (IL)-6
    Judith E Carroll
    Behavioral Immunology Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 25:232-8. 2011
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  7. pmc Night/day ratios of ambulatory blood pressure among healthy adolescents: roles of race, socioeconomic status, and psychosocial factors
    Tanisha I Burford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:217-26. 2013
    ..Elevated nighttime blood pressure (BP) predicts hypertension and its complications in adulthood...