Marcellus M Merritt

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Affiliation: Cleveland State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceived racism and cardiovascular reactivity and recovery to personally relevant stress
    Marcellus M Merritt
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Health Psychol 25:364-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Low educational attainment, John Henryism, and cardiovascular reactivity to and recovery from personally relevant stress
    Marcellus M Merritt
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:49-55. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism DD genotype on high-frequency heart rate variability in African Americans
    Julian F Thayer
    National Institute on Aging Intramural Research Program, the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1487-90. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Time frequency analysis of the cardiovascular response during the intracarotid amobarbital test
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 38:267-71. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among spectral measures of baroreflex sensitivity and indices of cardiac vagal control
    Marcellus M Merritt
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 39:193-8. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Kullback-Leibler clustering of continuous wavelet transform measures of heart rate variability
    Donald E Mager
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 40:337-42. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, education, and the cortisol response to awakening: a preliminary investigation
    Gary G Bennett
    Ethn Health 9:337-47. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding blood pressure variability: spectral indices as a function of gender and age
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 41:43-7. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of arterial compliance indices derived via beat-to-beat blood pressure waveforms: aging and ethnicity
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 42:518-23. 2006

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Perceived racism and cardiovascular reactivity and recovery to personally relevant stress
    Marcellus M Merritt
    Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Health Psychol 25:364-9. 2006
    ..03). The notable elevation in CVR in response to an ambiguous event extends current models of racism suggesting that subtle racism is a psychosocial stressor that erodes health through chronically elevated CVR...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low educational attainment, John Henryism, and cardiovascular reactivity to and recovery from personally relevant stress
    Marcellus M Merritt
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Behavioral Medicine Research Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:49-55. 2004
    ..The objectives of the present study were to determine whether high JH and low SES (education, income, job status, and job strain) were associated with increased cardiovascular responses to laboratory social stressors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme insertion/deletion polymorphism DD genotype on high-frequency heart rate variability in African Americans
    Julian F Thayer
    National Institute on Aging Intramural Research Program, the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:1487-90. 2003
    ..The urban African-American population we studied had a particularly high cardiovascular risk, and these findings suggest that ACE I/D genotypes may modify that risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Time frequency analysis of the cardiovascular response during the intracarotid amobarbital test
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, NIH, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 38:267-71. 2002
    ..These findings confirm the utility of time-frequency analysis in the investigation of cardiac time series...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationships among spectral measures of baroreflex sensitivity and indices of cardiac vagal control
    Marcellus M Merritt
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 39:193-8. 2003
    ..The results suggest that an aggregation of the power across bands is problematic at best, and indicates the need to examine the various frequency components separately...
  6. ncbi request reprint Kullback-Leibler clustering of continuous wavelet transform measures of heart rate variability
    Donald E Mager
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 40:337-42. 2004
    ..of coefficients in the high frequency band (0.15-0.4 Hz). These findings may have clinical significance and the developed algorithm provides an alternative means of analyzing HRV data originating from populations with complex covariates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity, education, and the cortisol response to awakening: a preliminary investigation
    Gary G Bennett
    Ethn Health 9:337-47. 2004
    ..To explore the associations among ethnicity, educational attainment, and cortisol secretion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Understanding blood pressure variability: spectral indices as a function of gender and age
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 41:43-7. 2005
    ..Overall, these data indicate that blood pressure variability derived via spectral analytic techniques is a useful tool for understanding cardiodynamics and may provide a more in-depth analysis of blood pressure response...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of arterial compliance indices derived via beat-to-beat blood pressure waveforms: aging and ethnicity
    John J Sollers
    National Institute on Aging, 5600 Nathan Shock Drive, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Biomed Sci Instrum 42:518-23. 2006
    ..This technique is an excellent means to assess arterial compliance and is a useful measure to determine risk for adverse cardiovascular events...