anger

Summary

Summary: A strong emotional feeling of displeasure aroused by being interfered with, injured or threatened.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The effects of fear and anger facial expressions on approach- and avoidance-related behaviors
    Abigail A Marsh
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Emotion 5:119-24. 2005
  2. ncbi Dysfunction in the neural circuitry of emotion regulation--a possible prelude to violence
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Science 289:591-4. 2000
  3. ncbi The face in the crowd revisited: a threat advantage with schematic stimuli
    A Ohman
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:381-96. 2001
  4. ncbi Emotion and attention interactions in social cognition: brain regions involved in processing anger prosody
    David Sander
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:848-58. 2005
  5. ncbi Anger is an approach-related affect: evidence and implications
    Charles S Carver
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:183-204. 2009
  6. ncbi Anger, anxiety, and depression as risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the problems and implications of overlapping affective dispositions
    Jerry Suls
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:260-300. 2005
  7. pmc Item banks for measuring emotional distress from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®): depression, anxiety, and anger
    Paul A Pilkonis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Assessment 18:263-83. 2011
  8. ncbi The relation between anger and different forms of disgust: implications for emotion recognition impairments in Huntington's disease
    Andrew J Calder
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, and Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, Forvie Site, Addenbrooke s Hosptial, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 7EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:2719-29. 2010
  9. ncbi Finding a face in the crowd: testing the anger superiority effect in Asperger Syndrome
    Chris Ashwin
    Department of Psychiatry, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 2AH, UK
    Brain Cogn 61:78-95. 2006
  10. ncbi The appraisal basis of anger: specificity, necessity and sufficiency of components
    Peter Kuppens
    University of Leuven, Department of Psychology, Leuven, Belgium
    Emotion 3:254-69. 2003

Research Grants

  1. CHRONIC PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESS, METABOLIC SYNDROME, AND CHD
    Peter Vitaliano; Fiscal Year: 2001
  2. THE ETHICS OF POST-CONFLICT AND POST-DISASTER DNA IDENTIFICATION
    Sarah Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. Steroid Regulation of Serotonin in Males
    CYNTHIA LOUISE BETHEA; Fiscal Year: 2013
  4. Integrated PTSD and Smoking Treatment
    Mark B Powers; Fiscal Year: 2013
  5. Depression &CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
  6. Stress and PTSD Among OEF/OIF Soldiers &Their Spouses
    Catherine M Caska; Fiscal Year: 2012
  7. Agonistic Stress and CVD Risk in Young Adults
    Craig K Ewart; Fiscal Year: 2010
  8. Coaching Parents to Manage Youth Stress through Recreation and Culture
    Howard C Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2010
  9. Treatment of Smoking Among Individuals with PTSD
    Edna B Foa; Fiscal Year: 2012
  10. Stress and Proinflammatory Cytokines: Omega-3 Intervention
    Janice Kiecolt Glaser; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications382 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The effects of fear and anger facial expressions on approach- and avoidance-related behaviors
    Abigail A Marsh
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Emotion 5:119-24. 2005
    The facial expressions of fear and anger are universal social signals in humans...
  2. ncbi Dysfunction in the neural circuitry of emotion regulation--a possible prelude to violence
    R J Davidson
    Laboratory for Affective Neuroscience and W M Keck Laboratory for Functional Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Science 289:591-4. 2000
    ..Individuals vulnerable to faulty regulation of negative emotion are at risk for violence and aggression. Research on the neural circuitry of emotion regulation suggests new avenues of intervention for such at-risk populations...
  3. ncbi The face in the crowd revisited: a threat advantage with schematic stimuli
    A Ohman
    Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:381-96. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi Emotion and attention interactions in social cognition: brain regions involved in processing anger prosody
    David Sander
    Geneva Emotion Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Neuroimage 28:848-58. 2005
    ..Whereas the right amygdala and bilateral superior temporal sulcus responded to anger prosody irrespective of whether it was heard from a to-be-attended or to-be-ignored voice, the orbitofrontal ..
  5. ncbi Anger is an approach-related affect: evidence and implications
    Charles S Carver
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:183-204. 2009
    The authors review a range of evidence concerning the motivational underpinnings of anger as an affect, with particular reference to the relationship between anger and anxiety or fear...
  6. ncbi Anger, anxiety, and depression as risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the problems and implications of overlapping affective dispositions
    Jerry Suls
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:260-300. 2005
    Several recent reviews have identified 3 affective dispositions--depression, anxiety, and anger-hostility--as putative risk factors for coronary heart disease. There are, however, mixed and negative results...
  7. pmc Item banks for measuring emotional distress from the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®): depression, anxiety, and anger
    Paul A Pilkonis
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Assessment 18:263-83. 2011
    The authors report on the development and calibration of item banks for depression, anxiety, and anger as part of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS®)...
  8. ncbi The relation between anger and different forms of disgust: implications for emotion recognition impairments in Huntington's disease
    Andrew J Calder
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, and Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, Forvie Site, Addenbrooke s Hosptial, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 7EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 48:2719-29. 2010
    ..have found this pattern, and a review of the literature to date shows that marked impairments in recognising anger are also often seen in HD...
  9. ncbi Finding a face in the crowd: testing the anger superiority effect in Asperger Syndrome
    Chris Ashwin
    Department of Psychiatry, Autism Research Centre, University of Cambridge, Douglas House, 18b Trumpington Road, Cambridge CB2 2AH, UK
    Brain Cogn 61:78-95. 2006
    ..We conclude there are intact threat detection mechanisms in AS, under simple and predictable conditions, but that like other face-perception tasks, the visual search of threat faces task reveals atypical face-processing in HFA/AS...
  10. ncbi The appraisal basis of anger: specificity, necessity and sufficiency of components
    Peter Kuppens
    University of Leuven, Department of Psychology, Leuven, Belgium
    Emotion 3:254-69. 2003
    The nature of the association between anger and 5 appraisal-action tendency components--goal obstacle, other accountability, unfairness, control, and antagonism--was examined in terms of specificity, necessity, and sufficiency...
  11. ncbi Anger and time perception in children
    Sandrine Gil
    Laboratory of Social and Cognitive Psychology, CNRS, Blaise Pascal University, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Emotion 7:219-25. 2007
    ..Results revealed that, in all age groups, children judged the duration of angry faces to be longer than that of neutral faces. Findings are discussed in the framework of internal clock models and the adaptive function of emotion...
  12. ncbi A functional MRI study of human amygdala responses to facial expressions of fear versus anger
    P J Whalen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53705, USA
    Emotion 1:70-83. 2001
    ..brain was used to compare changes in amygdala activity associated with viewing facial expressions of fear and anger. Pictures of human faces bearing expressions of fear or anger, as well as faces with neutral expressions, were ..
  13. ncbi Anxiety predicts a differential neural response to attended and unattended facial signals of anger and fear
    Michael P Ewbank
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Neuroimage 44:1144-51. 2009
    ..Given the inherent differences between anger and fear, we hypothesised that anxiety would modulate the amygdala response to angry faces to a greater extent ..
  14. ncbi Enhanced facial EMG activity in response to dynamic facial expressions
    Wataru Sato
    Department of Comparative Study of Cognitive Development, Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University, Aichi 484 8506, Japan
    Int J Psychophysiol 70:70-4. 2008
    ..Dynamic and static facial expressions of anger and happiness were presented...
  15. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and anger temperament among adult offspring
    Tianli Liu
    Institute of Population Research, Peking University, No 5, YiHeYuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100871, PR China
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1648-54. 2011
    ..We posit that anger, as a precedent of aggression, may have mediated the association...
  16. ncbi Explosive anger in postconflict Timor Leste: interaction of socio-economic disadvantage and past human rights-related trauma
    Robert Brooks
    Centre for Population Mental Health Research, Sydney South West Area Health Service, Sydney, Australia
    J Affect Disord 131:268-76. 2011
    ..interact with socio-economic disadvantage in the postconflict period to generate or maintain explosive forms of anger. Previous research has supported a link between trauma exposure and anger but the role of ongoing socio-economic ..
  17. ncbi Sex differences in emotional and physiological responses to the Trier Social Stress Test
    Megan M Kelly
    Mood Disorders Research Program, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital, Brown Medical School, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:87-98. 2008
    ..g., cortisol reactivity, heart rate) and psychological (e.g., depression, irritability, anger, fear) measures were assessed...
  18. ncbi Catastrophizing, state anxiety, anger, and depressive symptoms do not correlate with disability when variations of trait anxiety are taken into account. a study of chronic low back pain patients treated in Spanish pain units [NCT00360802]
    Jenny Moix
    Departamento de Psicologia Basica, Evolutiva y de la Educación, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
    Pain Med 12:1008-17. 2011
    To assess the influence of pain severity, catastrophizing, anger, anxiety, and depression on nonspecific low back pain (LBP)-related disability in Spanish patients with chronic LBP. Study Design...
  19. ncbi State anger and prefrontal brain activity: evidence that insult-related relative left-prefrontal activation is associated with experienced anger and aggression
    E Harmon-Jones
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:797-803. 2001
    ..Recent research has demonstrated that trait anger, a negative but approach-related emotion, is associated with increased left-prefrontal and decreased right-..
  20. pmc A disorder of anger and aggression: children's perspectives on attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in the UK
    Ilina Singh
    London School of Economics and Political Science, BIOS Research Centre, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 73:889-96. 2011
    ..The findings support a proposal for a complex sociological model of ADHD diagnosis and demonstrate the relevance of this model for national policy initiatives related to mental health and wellbeing in children...
  21. ncbi The face in the crowd effect: anger superiority when using real faces and multiple identities
    Amy E Pinkham
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Emotion 10:141-6. 2010
    ..These results are the first to extend the face in the crowd effect beyond homogenous crowds to more ecologically valid conditions and thus provide compelling evidence for its legitimacy as a naturalistic phenomenon...
  22. ncbi Pre-experience of social exclusion suppresses cortisol response to psychosocial stress in women but not in men
    Ulrike Weik
    Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Giessen, Friedrichstr 36, Giessen, Germany
    Horm Behav 58:891-7. 2010
    ..Pre-experience of social exclusion leads to a blunted cortisol response to stress in women but not in men. This factor might contribute to the higher vulnerability to social triggers of health disturbances observed in women...
  23. ncbi Explosive anger as a response to human rights violations in post-conflict Timor-Leste
    Derrick Silove
    Centre for Population Mental Health Research, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 69:670-7. 2009
    Over several decades, clinicians have documented a pattern of explosive anger amongst survivors of gross human rights violations. Yet there is a dearth of epidemiological research investigating explosive anger in post-conflict countries...
  24. ncbi Asymmetry in judgments of moral blame and praise: the role of perceived metadesires
    David Pizarro
    Yale University, USA
    Psychol Sci 14:267-72. 2003
    ..Individuals assume that an agent would embrace an uncontrollable positive impulse, and reject an uncontrollable negative impulse...
  25. ncbi Conceptual, methodological, and empirical ambiguities in the linkage between anger and approach: comment on Carver and Harmon-Jones (2009)
    Andrew J Tomarken
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240 7817, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:209-14; discussion 215-7. 2009
    C. S. Carver and E. Harmon-Jones have made an important contribution to the understanding of anger, its linkage to higher order dimensions of emotion, and potential neurobiological substrates...
  26. ncbi The effect of emotion regulation strategies on anger
    Paul Lucian Szasz
    Babes Bolyai University, No 37 Republicii St, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Behav Res Ther 49:114-9. 2011
    This study examined the effects of different emotion regulation strategies on the experience and expression of anger. Participants consisted of undergraduate students who endorsed at least a moderate level of state anger...
  27. ncbi A prospective study of social support, anger expression and risk of periodontitis in men
    Anwar T Merchant
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1591-6. 2003
    ..Stress is associated with poor oral hygiene, increased glucocorticoid secretion that can depress immune function, increased insulin resistance and potentially increased risk of periodontitis...
  28. ncbi Disgust and the moralization of purity
    E J Horberg
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Personality and Social Research, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:963-76. 2009
    ..In Study 1, integral feelings of disgust, but not integral anger, predicted stronger moral condemnation of behaviors violating purity...
  29. ncbi Hostility and distraction have differential influences on cardiovascular recovery from anger recall in women
    Senna A Neumann
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD 21250, USA
    Health Psychol 23:631-40. 2004
    This study investigated the relation of dispositional hostility to cardiovascular reactivity during an anger-recall task and of hostility and distraction to posttask recovery in 80 healthy women (ages 18-30)...
  30. ncbi Stronger suboptimal than optimal affective priming?
    M Rotteveel
    Department of Psychonomics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Emotion 1:348-64. 2001
    ..It is concluded that stronger suboptimal than optimal processing is characteristic for affective processing and that it can also be found when instructions are matched and when a more implicit measure is assessed...
  31. ncbi Toward an understanding of the determinants of anger
    Leonard Berkowitz
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Emotion 4:107-30. 2004
    Research bearing on several popular conceptions of the major determinants of anger arousal indicates that the particular appraisals often identified as causes of anger frequently only serve to affect the intensity of the anger that is ..
  32. ncbi Anger and happiness are linked differently to the explicit detection of biological motion
    Hanako Ikeda
    Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1, Tennoudai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8574, Japan
    Perception 38:1002-11. 2009
    ..Significant correlations with gait detection performance were observed for anger detection but not necessarily for happiness detection, implying that the detection of anger may be more strongly ..
  33. ncbi They all look the same to me (unless they're angry): from out-group homogeneity to out-group heterogeneity
    Joshua M Ackerman
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:836-40. 2006
    ..Indeed, when participants' cognitive processing capacity was constrained, recognition accuracy was greater for angry Black faces than for angry White faces, demonstrating an out-group heterogeneity bias...
  34. ncbi Gaze direction differentially affects avoidance tendencies to happy and angry faces in socially anxious individuals
    Karin Roelofs
    Leiden University Institute for Psychological Research, Clinical Psychology Unit, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 48:290-4. 2010
    ..Most crucially, this avoidance tendency was only present when the perceived anger was directed towards the subject (direct gaze) and not when the gaze of the face-stimulus was averted...
  35. ncbi Selective attention to angry faces in clinical social phobia
    Karin Mogg
    Department of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:160-5. 2004
    ..Results are consistent with a bias in initial orienting to threat cues in social anxiety. Findings are discussed in relation to recent cognitive models of anxiety disorders...
  36. ncbi Fear, anger, and risk
    J S Lerner
    Department of Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3890, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 81:146-59. 2001
    ..S. Lerner & D. Keltner, 2000), the authors predicted and found that fear and anger have opposite effects on risk perception...
  37. ncbi Anger and frontal brain activity: EEG asymmetry consistent with approach motivation despite negative affective valence
    E Harmon-Jones
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:1310-6. 1998
    ..In the present research, we tested the hypothesis that dispositional anger, an approach-related motivational tendency with negative valence, would be associated with greater left- than ..
  38. ncbi Search asymmetries with real faces: testing the anger-superiority effect
    Gernot Horstmann
    Department of Psychology, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany
    Emotion 6:193-207. 2006
    The anger-superiority hypothesis states that angry faces are detected more efficiently than friendly faces. Previously research used schematized stimuli, which minimizes perceptual confounds, but violates ecological validity...
  39. ncbi Major depressive disorder skews the recognition of emotional prosody
    Julie Peron
    URU EM 425 Behavior and Basal Ganglia, University of Rennes 1, Hopital Pontchaillou, CHU de Rennes, rue Henri Le Guilloux, 35033 Rennes, France
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 35:987-96. 2011
    ..To ascertain whether these emotional biases are modality-specific, we examined the effects of MDD on the recognition of emotions from voices using a paradigm designed to capture subtle effects of biases...
  40. ncbi Amygdala and orbitofrontal reactivity to social threat in individuals with impulsive aggression
    Emil F Coccaro
    Department of Psychiatry, Biological Sciences Division and the Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637 1470, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:168-78. 2007
    ..In this study we employed a social-emotional probe of amygdala-OFC function in individuals with impulsive aggression...
  41. ncbi Anger and personality in eating disorders
    S Fassino
    Department of Neuroscience, Psychiatric Institute, University of Turin, Via Cherasco 11, 10126 Torino, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 51:757-64. 2001
    This study was designed to examine how anger, temperament and character profiles differ across subtypes of eating disorders (EDs) in comparison to healthy controls and to analyze the relationship between anger expression, eating ..
  42. ncbi Modulation of the neural network involved in the processing of anger prosody: the role of task-relevance and social phobia
    Susanne Quadflieg
    Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology, Friedrich Schiller University, Am Steiger 3 1, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    Biol Psychol 78:129-37. 2008
    ..These results suggest a disorder-associated increased involvement of the orbitofrontal cortex in response to threatening voices in social phobia...
  43. ncbi Negative affects deriving from the behavioral approach system
    Charles S Carver
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Emotion 4:3-22. 2004
    ..In Study 2, self-reported Reward Responsiveness predicted reports of greater anger in response to scenarios...
  44. ncbi Amygdala activity to fear and anger in healthy young males is associated with testosterone
    Birgit Derntl
    MR Centre of Excellence, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 34:687-93. 2009
    ..We conclude that these findings add to our understanding of emotion processing and its modulation by neuroendocrine factors...
  45. ncbi Sakit Hati: A state of chronic mental distress related to resentment and anger amongst West Papuan refugees exposed to persecution
    Susan Rees
    Psychiatry Research and Teaching Unit, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Level 1, Mental Health Center, The Liverpool Hospital, Corner of Forbes and Campbell Streets, Liverpool NSW 2170, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 73:103-10. 2011
    There has been an increasing interest in the role of gross injustices in generating pathological states of anger. The goal of this study amongst 41 West Papuan refugees conducted in Australia between 2007 and 2010 was to explore the ..
  46. ncbi Telemedicine for anger management therapy in a rural population of combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: a randomized noninferiority trial
    Leslie A Morland
    National Center for PTSD Pacific Islands Division, Department of Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Healthcare System, 3375 Koapaka St, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:855-63. 2010
    ....
  47. pmc Attentional bias to negative emotion as a function of approach and withdrawal anger styles: an ERP investigation
    Jennifer L Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 76:9-18. 2010
    Although models of emotion have focused on the relationship between anger and approach motivation associated with aggression, anger is also related to withdrawal motivation...
  48. pmc Psychopathy and negative emotionality: analyses of suppressor effects reveal distinct relations with emotional distress, fearfulness, and anger-hostility
    Brian M Hicks
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:276-87. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate that suppressor effects can reconcile the centrality of NEM in classic descriptions of psychopathy with empirical investigations using the PCL-R...
  49. ncbi Motivationally significant stimuli show visual prior entry: evidence for attentional capture
    Greg L West
    University of Toroto, Department of Psychology, 100 St George Street, Toroto, ON M5S 3G3, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:1032-42. 2009
    ..This study provides direct evidence of the extent to which motivationally significant stimuli capture attention over other concurrently displayed items in the visual array...
  50. ncbi Anger, hostility, and aggression among Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans reporting PTSD and subthreshold PTSD
    Matthew Jakupcak
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:945-54. 2007
    ..by level of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptomatology and compared on self-report measures of trait anger, hostility, and aggression...
  51. ncbi Posttraumatic stress disorder, anger, and partner abuse among Vietnam combat veterans
    Casey T Taft
    Behavioral Science Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:270-7. 2007
    The authors examined interrelationships among posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptomatology, anger, and partner abuse perpetration among a sample of 60 combat veterans...
  52. ncbi Oxytocin differentially modulates eye gaze to naturalistic social signals of happiness and anger
    Gregor Domes
    Department of Psychology, Laboratory for Biological and Personality Psychology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:1198-202. 2013
    ..These results support the notion that OT differentially modulates visual attention toward social signals of positive approach and threat and thereby contributes to the modulation of non-verbal interpersonal communication...
  53. ncbi Temporal and frontal lobe initiation and regulation of the top-down escalation of anger and aggression
    Michael Potegal
    MMC 486, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Behav Brain Res 231:386-95. 2012
    ..Human anger likely follows similar principles. As an adaptive phenomenon, escalation may involve particular neural circuitry...
  54. ncbi Inability to control anger or aggression after stroke
    J S Kim
    Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Neurology 58:1106-8. 2002
    Using the 10-item Spielberger Trait Anger Scale, the authors interviewed 145 patients with stroke regarding inability to control anger or aggression (ICAA). Poststroke depression and emotional incontinence were also assessed...
  55. ncbi Effects of induced anger in patients with antisocial personality disorder
    J Lobbestael
    Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 39:557-68. 2009
    b>Anger is the main deregulated emotion in patients with antisocial personality disorder (ASPD)...
  56. ncbi No effect of social exclusion on salivary cortisol secretion in women in a randomized controlled study
    Cäcilia Zöller
    Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:1294-8. 2010
    ..To experimentally vary social exclusion we employed a highly standardized paradigm (Cyberball) which already has been shown to affect subjective well-being and some physiological parameters...
  57. ncbi Anger and advancement versus sadness and subjugation: the effect of negative emotion expressions on social status conferral
    L Z Tiedens
    Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, California 94305 5015, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:86-94. 2001
    ..The studies show that people confer more status to targets who express anger than to targets who express sadness...
  58. ncbi Anger and depression management: psychoeducational skill training interventions for women caregivers of a relative with dementia
    David W Coon
    Institute on Aging, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Gerontologist 43:678-89. 2003
    ..This study examines the short-term impact of two theoretically based psychoeducational small group interventions with distressed caregivers, and it also examines the role of specific moderator and mediator variables on caregiver outcomes...
  59. ncbi Red enhances the processing of facial expressions of anger
    STEVEN G YOUNG
    School of Psychology, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ, USA
    Emotion 13:380-4. 2013
    ..The current research investigates how the psychological meaning implied by the color red biases the processing of anger expressions...
  60. ncbi The relationship between sleeping problems and aggression, anger, and impulsivity in a population of juvenile and young offenders
    Jane L Ireland
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
    J Adolesc Health 38:649-55. 2006
    ..detained in prison, with a focus on exploring the association between the quantity and quality of sleep with aggression, impulsivity, or anger. This represents a novel area of study not yet explored among incarcerated male adolescents.
  61. ncbi Reactions to facial expressions: effects of social context and speech anxiety on responses to neutral, anger, and joy expressions
    Scott R Vrana
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 808 W Franklin St Box 842018, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Biol Psychol 66:63-78. 2004
    Male and female participants (n=19) high or low in speech fear viewed pictures of faces posed in anger, neutral, and joyful expressions for 8s each...
  62. ncbi Anger expression in eating disorders: clinical, psychopathological and personality correlates
    Isabel Krug
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital of Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Psychiatry Res 161:195-205. 2008
    The goals of the study were to compare anger expressions in individuals with eating disorders and healthy controls, and to explore the relation among eating disorder symptoms, comorbid psychopathology, personality traits, and impulsive ..
  63. ncbi Increased amygdala and insula activation during emotion processing in anxiety-prone subjects
    Murray B Stein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 8950 Villa La Jolla Dr, Suite B 218, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:318-27. 2007
    Increased amygdala reactivity during processing of certain types of emotional stimuli (e.g., fear, anger) has been observed in patients with anxiety disorders such as social phobia and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  64. ncbi Anger, disgust, and presumption of harm as reactions to taboo-breaking behaviors
    Roberto Gutierrez
    Department of Psychology, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
    Emotion 7:853-68. 2007
    ..between the presumption of harm in harmfree violations of creatural norms (taboos) and the moral emotions of anger and disgust...
  65. ncbi Increased amygdala activation to angry and contemptuous faces in generalized social phobia
    Murray B Stein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, CA 92093 0985, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1027-34. 2002
    ....
  66. ncbi The influence of self-generated emotions on physical performance: an investigation of happiness, anger, anxiety, and sadness
    Marco Rathschlag
    Institute of Cognitive and Team Racket Sport Research, German Sport University, Cologne, Germany
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 35:197-210. 2013
    ..All participants took part in five emotion induction conditions (happiness, anger, anxiety, sadness, and an emotion-neutral state) and we investigated their influence on the force of the finger ..
  67. ncbi Moral anger, but not moral disgust, responds to intentionality
    Pascale Sophie Russell
    School of Psychology, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
    Emotion 11:233-40. 2011
    We propose that, when people judge moral situations, anger responds to the contextual cues of harm and intentionality...
  68. ncbi Selective disruption of the recognition of facial expressions of anger
    Andrew D Lawrence
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Rd, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK
    Neuroreport 13:881-4. 2002
    ..receptor antagonist sulpiride, leads to a selective disruption in the recognition of facial expressions of anger (signals of appetitive aggression in humans), but leaves intact recognition of other emotions and the matching of ..
  69. ncbi A multi-site randomized controlled trial of a cognitive skills programme for male mentally disordered offenders: social-cognitive outcomes
    A E Cullen
    Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychol Med 42:557-69. 2012
    ..In the first RCT of a cognitive skills programme with MDOs we aimed to determine if participation in the Reasoning and Rehabilitation (R&R) programme was associated with improvements in social-cognitive skills and thinking styles...
  70. ncbi Facial electromyographic responses to vocal affect expressions
    J K Hietanen
    Department of Physiology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Psychophysiology 35:530-6. 1998
    ..The results showed that hearing the expression of anger increased EMG activity in the subjects' brow region more than hearing contentment...
  71. ncbi Don't look back in anger! Responsiveness to missed chances in successful and nonsuccessful aging
    Stefanie Brassen
    Department of Systems Neuroscience, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Science 336:612-4. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that disengagement from regret reflects a critical resilience factor for emotional health in older age...
  72. ncbi Suffering, frustration, and anger: class, gender and history in Sri Lankan suicide stories
    Tom Widger
    Department of Anthropology, School of Global Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton BN1 9RH, UK
    Cult Med Psychiatry 36:225-44. 2012
    This paper explores competing stories of suffering, frustration and anger that shape the performance and reception of suicidal behaviours in contemporary Sri Lanka...
  73. ncbi All in the mind's eye? Anger rumination and reappraisal
    Rebecca D Ray
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 94:133-45. 2008
    ..or simply that they think about them at all? To address this question, participants in 2 studies recalled a recent anger-provoking event and then thought about it in 1 of 2 ways: by ruminating or by reappraising...
  74. ncbi Frontal electrocortical and cardiovascular reactivity during happiness and anger
    S R Waldstein
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Biol Psychol 55:3-23. 2000
    ..engaged in laboratory tasks (personally-relevant recall tasks and film clips) designed to elicit happiness or anger. Happiness-inducing tasks evoked more prominent left than right frontal EEG activation, and greater left frontal ..
  75. ncbi The face-in-the-crowd effect: when angry faces are just cross(es)
    Carlos M Coelho
    Queensland Brain Institute and School of Human Movement Studies, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Vis 10:7.1-14. 2010
    ..The results suggest that low-level features probably underlie the face-in-the-crowd effect described for schematic face images, thereby undermining evidence for a search advantage for specific facial expressions...
  76. ncbi Impaired recognition of facial expressions of anger in Parkinson's disease patients acutely withdrawn from dopamine replacement therapy
    Andrew D Lawrence
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Rd, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 45:65-74. 2007
    ..blockade in healthy volunteers results in a transient disruption of the recognition of facial expressions of anger, whilst leaving intact the recognition of other facial expressions (including fear and disgust) and facial ..
  77. ncbi Expressing anger in conflict: when it helps and when it hurts
    Gerben A Van Kleef
    Department of Social Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Appl Psychol 92:1557-69. 2007
    Do expressions of anger in conflict elicit competition or cooperation? To reconcile inconsistent results obtained in previous research, the authors developed and tested a dual-process model that proposes that power and the ..
  78. ncbi Toward disentangling sources of individual differences in appraisal and anger
    Peter Kuppens
    Department of Psychology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers 76:969-1000. 2008
    ..The relative contribution and nature of these sources was examined empirically for the experience of anger based on data from two directed imagery studies (total N=1,192)...
  79. pmc Neural mechanisms of anger regulation as a function of genetic risk for violence
    Nelly Alia-Klein
    Medical Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY 11973 5000, USA
    Emotion 9:385-96. 2009
    Genetic risk may predispose individuals to compromised anger regulation, potentially through modulation of brain responses to emotionally evocative stimuli...
  80. pmc Children's 5-HTTLPR genotype moderates the link between maternal criticism and attentional biases specifically for facial displays of anger
    Brandon E Gibb
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University SUNY, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Cogn Emot 25:1104-20. 2011
    ..Results generally supported these hypotheses, though we found that carriers of the 5-HTTLPR short allele who also had a critical mother exhibited attentional avoidance of angry faces rather than preferential attention...
  81. ncbi What does it mean to be angry at yourself? Categories, appraisals, and the problem of language
    Phoebe C Ellsworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043, USA
    Emotion 6:572-86. 2006
    According to appraisal theorists, anger involves a negative event, usually blocking a goal, caused by another person...
  82. ncbi More than mere mimicry? The influence of emotion on rapid facial reactions to faces
    Eric J Moody
    Department of Psychology, University of Denver, Denver, CO 80208, USA
    Emotion 7:447-57. 2007
    ..Brow (corrugator, related to anger) and forehead (frontalis, related to fear) activity were recorded using facial electromyography (EMG) while ..
  83. pmc PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale: an item response theory analysis
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7295, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Qual Life Res 21:697-706. 2012
    ..The objective of the present study was to report on the psychometric properties of the PROMIS Pediatric Anger Scale.
  84. ncbi Hostility predicts magnitude and duration of blood pressure response to anger
    B L Fredrickson
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Behav Med 23:229-43. 2000
    ..and nonhostile individuals would differ in both magnitude and duration of cardiovascular reactivity to relived anger was tested...
  85. ncbi Anger and social appraisal: a "spicy" sex difference?
    Catharine Evers
    Social Psychology Department, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Emotion 5:258-66. 2005
    The central objective of this study was to investigate the role of social appraisal in sex differences in anger expression. Anger expression was inferred from the amount of hot sauce given to the person who induced anger...
  86. ncbi PANAS positive activation is associated with anger
    Eddie Harmon-Jones
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Emotion 9:183-96. 2009
    As a prototypic negative emotion, anger would seem to have little in common with positive activation, as measured by the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS; D. Watson, L. A. Clark, & A. Tellegen, 1988)...
  87. ncbi Two different faces of threat. Comparing the neural systems for recognizing fear and anger in dynamic body expressions
    Swann Pichon
    Laboratoire de Neurosciences Cognitives, UMR 960 INSERM, Departement d Etudes Cognitives, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France
    Neuroimage 47:1873-83. 2009
    Being exposed to fear or anger signals makes us feel threatened and prompts us to prepare an adaptive response. Yet, while fear and anger behaviors are both threat signals, what counts as an adaptive response is often quite different...
  88. ncbi Social anxiety and anger identification: bubbles reveal differential use of facial information with low spatial frequencies
    Oliver Langner
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Psychol Sci 20:666-70. 2009
    ..The fine details (high spatial frequencies) around the eyes were discriminative for both groups, but only socially anxious participants additionally processed rough configural information (low spatial frequencies)...
  89. ncbi The anger syndrome hwa-byung and its comorbidity
    Sung Kil Min
    Department of Psychiatry, Seoul Metropolitan Eunpyeong Hospital, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Affect Disord 124:211-4. 2010
    The aim of this study was to identify patients with hwa-byung (HB), a Korean culture-related anger syndrome, and to compare the comorbidities of HB with those of other psychiatric disorders.
  90. ncbi Temporal processing of emotional stimuli: the capture and release of attention by angry faces
    Frances A Maratos
    School of Science, Department of Psychology, University of Derby, UK
    Emotion 11:1242-7. 2011
    ..The current data therefore provide important information regarding the time-course of attentional capture by angry faces: Angry faces are associated with both the rapid capture and rapid release of attention...
  91. ncbi Individual differences in cognitive reappraisal: experiential and physiological responses to an anger provocation
    Iris B Mauss
    Department of Psychology, University of Denver, 2155 South Race Street, Denver, CO 80208, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 66:116-24. 2007
    ..individual differences in the use of reappraisal are associated with experiential and physiological responses to anger-inducing situations...
  92. ncbi Meta-analyses of mood stabilizers, antidepressants and antipsychotics in the treatment of borderline personality disorder: effectiveness for depression and anger symptoms
    Deanna Mercer
    University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Disord 23:156-74. 2009
    ..antidepressants and antipsychotics to determine whether these medications are efficacious for depression and anger symptoms in borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
  93. ncbi Thinking straight while seeing red: the influence of anger on information processing
    Wesley G Moons
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:706-20. 2007
    Because angry people apparently rely on heuristic cues when making judgments, anger has been claimed to trigger superficial, nonanalytic information processing...
  94. ncbi Depression, anxiety and anger in subtypes of irritable bowel syndrome patients
    Maria Rosaria A Muscatello
    Department of Neurosciences, Psychiatric Sciences and Anaesthesiology, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 17:64-70. 2010
    The present study aimed to elucidate the differences in depression, anxiety, anger, and quality of life in a sample of non-psychiatric IBS patients, starting from the hypothesis that IBS subtypes may have different symptomatic ..
  95. ncbi Anger expression and incident hypertension
    S A Everson
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Psychosom Med 60:730-5. 1998
    It has long been thought that anger is important in the development of essential hypertension. However, tests of this hypothesis have yielded conflicting findings...
  96. pmc Endogenous testosterone levels are associated with amygdala and ventromedial prefrontal cortex responses to anger faces in men but not women
    Steven J Stanton
    Duke University, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, B203 LSRC Building Research Dr, Box 90999, Durham, NC 27708 0999, USA
    Biol Psychol 81:118-22. 2009
    Testosterone moderates behavioral and physiological responses to the emotion anger. However, little is known about the effects of testosterone in the human brain in the context of the perception of anger...
  97. ncbi The effect of manipulated sympathy and anger on left and right frontal cortical activity
    Eddie Harmon-Jones
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Emotion 4:95-101. 2004
    The present research extended past research demonstrating that approach-motivated anger is associated with greater left than right frontal cortical activity...
  98. ncbi Psychosocial stressor effects on cortisol and ghrelin in emotional and non-emotional eaters: influence of anger and shame
    Kate Raspopow
    Institute of Neuroscience, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Horm Behav 58:677-84. 2010
    ..Both shame and anger were provoked by the TSST, and although both these emotions were correlated with cortisol levels, only anger ..
  99. ncbi In the eye of the beholder: individual differences in reward-drive modulate early frontocentral ERPs to angry faces
    Benoit Bediou
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 7EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 47:825-34. 2009
    ..have been associated with increased attention toward facial signals of aggression, heightened experience of anger and vulnerability to display aggressive behaviour...
  100. ncbi Trait anger predicts relative left frontal cortical activation to anger-inducing stimuli
    Eddie Harmon-Jones
    Texas A and M University, Department of Psychology, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4235, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 66:154-60. 2007
    ..that has suggested that relatively greater left frontal cortical activity is associated with approach-related anger and that individuals who are high in trait anger are more likely to evidence angry responses, the present research ..
  101. ncbi Personality and attempted suicide. Analysis of anger, aggression and impulsivity
    Ina Giegling
    Molecular and Clinical Neurobiology, Department of Psychiatry, Ludwig Maximilians University, Nussbaumstr 7, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1262-71. 2009
    ..Attempted suicide appears to be a major risk factor for suicide completion. Anger, aggression and impulsivity are personality traits associated with suicide attempt...

Research Grants76

  1. CHRONIC PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESS, METABOLIC SYNDROME, AND CHD
    Peter Vitaliano; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Caregiving is associated with psychosocial (anger/hostility, hassles, depression) problems, which are, in turn, associated with metabolic, cardiovascular, and ..
  2. THE ETHICS OF POST-CONFLICT AND POST-DISASTER DNA IDENTIFICATION
    Sarah Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A major cause of anger, despair, and hostility in post-conflict and post-disaster settings around the world is the uncertainty and lack ..
  3. Steroid Regulation of Serotonin in Males
    CYNTHIA LOUISE BETHEA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..disorders more frequently in women, but deficits in serotonin in men often underlie irritability, hostility, anger, rage, and aggression leading to violence...
  4. Integrated PTSD and Smoking Treatment
    Mark B Powers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to nicotine dependence and cessation relapse include negative affect, fear, increased arousal, irritability, anger, distress intolerance, and anxiety sensitivity...
  5. Depression &CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..reducing (a) the combination of psychological risk factor (PRF) of severity of depressive symptoms, hostility and anger shown to predict 20-year incidence of CHD and (b) insulin resistance (IR)...
  6. Stress and PTSD Among OEF/OIF Soldiers &Their Spouses
    Catherine M Caska; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..modifiable aspects of negative marital interactions that may relate to physiological reactivity, such as anger and anxiety in veterans and their spouses...
  7. Agonistic Stress and CVD Risk in Young Adults
    Craig K Ewart; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..4) will pool data from the 3 original PH studies to generate indices of adolescent AG behavior, AG stress (AS;anger arousal / hostility/ hostile environment), Dysphoric Affect (DA;anxiety/ depression/ isolation), and risky health ..
  8. Coaching Parents to Manage Youth Stress through Recreation and Culture
    Howard C Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The construct of RECS has been researched as a protective factor in many studies on academic achievement, anger expression, and depression among Black youth, so CRIs that are driven by RECS have potential in promoting self-..
  9. Treatment of Smoking Among Individuals with PTSD
    Edna B Foa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..dependence and relapse include negative affect, fear, anxiety sensitivity, increased arousal, irritability, and anger. Therefore, the integration of treatment for smoking cessation with treatment for PTSD that reduces these factors ..
  10. Stress and Proinflammatory Cytokines: Omega-3 Intervention
    Janice Kiecolt Glaser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..supplementation;(2) to determine if there are reliable changes in mood (depressive and anxiety symptoms, and anger) following n-3 PUFA supplementation compared to the placebo condition;(3) to assess the extent to which n-3 PUFA ..
  11. Genes, Brain, and Behavior in Human Aggression
    Nelly Alia-Klein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..population into aggressive versus non-aggressive groups and to compare in these groups (1) aggressive responses, anger reactivity and executive control (2) behavioral and neural circuitry response to emotional and cognitive conflict ..
  12. Gender, Harassment and Drinking among College Students
    Kathleen M Rospenda; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..which the effects of WH and SH on drinking and drug use are mediated by negative affect (depression, anxiety, and anger/hostility), differentially by gender...
  13. Reproducibility and Clinical Implications of Masked Hypertension
    Anthony J Viera; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..albumin;left ventricular mass index;coronary artery calcium;perceived stress;job and home strain;and trait-anger. The research team has extensive experience with BP measurement research, psychosocial effects on BP, cardiac ..
  14. DBH, D2High and Cocaine Paranoia/Aversion: A [11C]PHNO PET Study
    Robert T Malison; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..irritability, impulsivity and suspiciousness to more serious syndromal sequela, such as anxiety, depression, anger, violence, and paranoia...
  15. Children's Responses to Sibling Death in NICU/PICU in 3 Racial/Ethnic Groups
    JoAnne M Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Many children respond to a sibling's death with anger, aggression, guilt, depression, suicidal thoughts and attempts, anxiety, poor school performance distance from ..
  16. Discrimination and Mental Health in Latino Families: Mediators and Moderators
    Irene J K Park; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed study has three specific aims: (1) To test mediating mechanisms (focusing on anger regulation) that help explain the link between racial/ethnic discrimination and mental health in Mexican-origin ..
  17. PTSD, TBI, and Neuropsychological Factors in Partner Violence among Veterans
    Casey T Taft; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This continuation application proposes to extend a funded CRS&D Merit Review project investigating the role of anger and cognitive deficits and biases with respect to the association between PTSD symptom severity and intimate ..
  18. Interaction Behaviors Effect on Nursing Care Quality of Older Adults in the ICU
    Marci Lee Nilsen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The inability to speak can elicit feelings of distress, anger, fear, agitation and isolation...
  19. Molecular breast imaging to guide early-stage patient care
    JAMES W HUGG; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This agent was associated with breast cancer in the 1990s through the use of an imaging instrument known as the "Anger camera"...
  20. The Role of Attention in Self-Regulation
    TRACI L MANN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..From binge eating to excessive anger, many sources of adverse physical and mental health share a common theme: the inability of individuals to control ..
  21. Portable Mantram Meditation for Veterans with Military Related PTSD
    Jill E Bormann; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Secondary outcomes will include measures of psychological distress (depression, insomnia, anger) and quality of life and spiritual wellbeing.
  22. Typical Daily Emotion, Ischemia and Repolarization in Coronary Artery Disease
    RICHARD DAVID LANE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Intense emotions such as anger and fear are known triggers of sudden cardiac death (SCD), particularly in the context of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  23. Interpersonal Functioning and Emotion in Borderline Personality
    Paul A Pilkonis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..disorder (BPD) In BPD, anxious, ambivalent attachment takes a distinctive form- frequent disappointments and anger toward others lead to periods of hostile withdrawal, followed by loneliness and fears regarding separation, ..
  24. Is Ecstasy an Empathogen? Effects of MDMA on Social and Emotional Processing
    Harriet de Wit; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..recognition, we hypothesize that MDMA will reduce recognition of negative or threatening emotions, such as fear, anger and sadness. Conversely, we expect MDMA to enhance emotional responsivity to positive material...
  25. QUALITY-OF-CARE INDICATORS FOR OVERACTIVE BLADDER SYMPTOMS
    Jennifer Tash Anger; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Dr. Jennifer Anger, MD, MPH, recently completed a NRSA health services research fellowship...
  26. Transmission Mechanisms of Emotion Regulation and Externalizing Problems
    Christopher J Trentacosta; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..techniques to measure and analyze emotion expression and emotion regulation, especially in situations that induce anger and frustration...
  27. When and how do memory narratives function to regulate anger and sadness?
    Cecilia Wainryb; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..aims of the proposal are 1) to establish the effectiveness of memory narratives in the lasting down- regulation of anger and sadness- both subjective and physiologically assessed, as compared to other established forms of emotion ..
  28. HIV-Related Behavior among Rural African American, Young Adult Men
    Steven M Kogan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Some who see no pathway to adequate subsistence or attainment of personal goals may experience increases in anger and other negative emotions that encourage substance use;undermine stable, monogamous relationships;and compromise ..
  29. Translational Research of Negative Emotions and Acute Endothelial Dysfunction
    Daichi Shimbo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The strongest data supporting this relation is with provoked anger. There is also some evidence that becoming acutely depressed or anxious are also triggers of incident CVD...
  30. The Effects of Perceived Discrimination on Mental and Physical Health
    BRENDA N MAJOR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g., vascular resistance) or anger (e.g., cardiac output)...
  31. Machine learning discovery of patterns of self regulation in drug addiction and I
    Rita Z Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RI (individuals with IED perceive provocation where none may have been intended, reacting with disproportionate anger that intermittently culminates in assault behavior and damage to property)...
  32. The Development and Neural Bases of Emotion Processing
    CHARLES ALEXANDER NELSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For humans, the most salient signals of emotion are often social in nature, such as expressions of fear or anger. The goal of the current competing renewal is to study the nature and neural architecture of emotion processing ..
  33. Aggression, Emotion, and Borderline Personality Disorder Features in Women
    Lori N Scott; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..model of female aggression that articulates the potentially mediating role of difficulties regulating shame and anger, especially in the context of perceived interpersonal rejection, in the association between BPD and women's ..
  34. Validation and domain development in mental health and sleep-wake function
    Paul A Pilkonis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We developed 5 PROMIS item banks (depression, anxiety, anger, sleep disturbance, and wake disturbance) of the 11 currently available...
  35. Distress Intolerance and Prescription Opioid Abuse in Chronic Pain Patients
    REBECCA KATHRYN MCHUGH; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In chronic pain, the inability to tolerate pain and emotional responses to pain (e.g., anger, anxiety) may lead to the abuse of opioids to attempt to avoid these sensations...
  36. Neural Substrates of Emotion Regulation in Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
    Andrea J Rapkin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Affective symptoms, such as irritability/anger, depression, mood swings, anxiety, which appear in the luteal phase, suggest that problems with emotion regulation ..
  37. Mind and health: developing a neural marker for mindfulness, a pathway to health
    Jean A King; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..healthy eating), and related psychological constructs (perceived stress, depression, trait anxiety, and trait anger, and positive affect)...
  38. Vasopressin Effects on Emotional Social Communication
    Richmond R Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will be done by measuring the effects of AVP on somatic responses associated with anger and threat (contractions of the corrugator supercilii) and with affiliation (contractions of the zygomaticus major,..
  39. Alcohol Myopia and Aggression
    Peter R Giancola; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..It will also determine whether key trait risk factors (i.e., hostile rumination, beliefs about aggression, anger, self-awareness, and empathy) moderate the alcohol-aggression relation within the context of the AMM...
  40. Components of Emotional Processing in Toddlers with ASD
    Katarzyna Chawarska; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., capture, bias, and preference)? Is orienting to specific emotions preserved (e.g. fear, anger, and joy)? Is there an association between the child's attentional biases for perceiving the emotional cues ..
  41. Neural Mechanisms for Early Development of Pervasive Anger and Irritability
    Susan B Perlman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and emotion dysregulation in a sample of young children (ages 6-9) who are displaying early onset pervasive anger and irritability...
  42. Proximal Effects of Marijuana in Understanding Intimate Partner Violence
    MARIA L TESTA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., relationship satisfaction, anger toward partner)...
  43. Emotions are emergent events constrained by affective and conceptual processes.
    Lisa Feldman Barrett; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..when they hear a tone paired with a foot shock, so they are presumed to be in a state of fear (versus surprise, anger, or even a general state of alarm) and undergoing ?fear learning...
  44. Prospective Study of Traumatic Stress in Police Officers
    Charles R Marmar; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..characteristics including IQ, trait dissociation, prior trauma, family history, neuroticism, worldview and trait anger assessed during academy training;(2) Biomarkers including awakening cortisol, acoustic startle, endocrine and ..
  45. Anger Suppression and Expression among Chronic Pain Patients
    John W Burns; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In particular, theory, anecdote, and empirical research suggest that suppressing or inhibiting anger is maladaptive for people with chronic pain...
  46. Early Traumatic Stress Exposure: Neurodevelopmental Mechanisms of Clinical Risk
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..its effects, including atypical patterns of cognitive processing of emotion reflecting heightened sensitivity to anger and threat cues...
  47. Early Traumatic Stress Exposure: Neurodevelopmental Mechanisms of Clinical Risk
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..its effects, including atypical patterns of cognitive processing of emotion reflecting heightened sensitivity to anger and threat cues...
  48. Discrimination, drug use, &risky sex cognitions among young African Americans
    Michelle Stock; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We will examine feelings of anger and reduced self-control as potential mediators and racial- and self-affirmations as potential moderators (buffers)..
  49. PTSD-Focused Relationship Enhancement Therapy for Returning Veterans &their Part
    Casey T Taft; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Specifically, the proximal targets of PF-RET include PTSD symptoms, anger, social problem solving skills, anger-related cognitive distortions, relationship satisfaction, generalized ..
  50. Mechanisms of Alcohol-Facilitated Intimate Partner Violence
    DOMINIC PARROTT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The objective of Study 1 is to examine whether specific affective (e.g., anger, negative affect) and cognitive processes (i.e...
  51. T-wave alternans and emotion in daily life
    Rachel Lampert; Fiscal Year: 2012
    b>Anger and other strong emotion can trigger ventricular arrhythmias (VA). For example, VAs increased in the emotional weeks following the World Trade Center attacks in 2001...
  52. Aging &Accurate Face Impressions: Perceptual, Neural &Motivational Mechanisms
    Leslie A Zebrowitz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..separate body of research reveals that OA are worse than YA at recognizing negative emotion expressions, including anger, and less responsive than YA to other negatively valenced stimuli, whereas there is little age difference in ..
  53. Psychological Correlates, Consequences of Late Childhood Friendship Dissolution
    Julie Wojslawowicz Bowker; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., loneliness, depression) and internalizing and externalizing emotions (sadness and anger)...
  54. Two Stepped Care Models for PTSD among Cambodian Refugees in Primary Care
    Devon Hinton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., gender, education level, level of anger), and in step 2, variables that moderate the response to pharmacological and CBT augmentation (e.g...
  55. Developing Anger Management (CRCS) for Use in Alcoholism Treatment
    Kimberly S Walitzer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..provided by applicant): Research has provided substantial evidence for a relationship between alcoholism and anger emotions (e.g.,anger, hostility, frustration, irritation, annoyance)...
  56. Neuroimaging Acupuncture Effects on Human Brain Activity
    Bruce R Rosen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..involving patients with MDD, in whom we will examine the DMN and LPNN responses to facial expressions of fear and anger and the influence of acupuncture compared to healthy controls...
  57. Effects of Alcohol Intoxication and Neurocognitive Processing on Partner Violence
    ROSALITA CRUZ MALDONADO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..issue by examining two important situational variables-alcohol intoxication and neurocognitive processing during anger arousal-that may play important roles in predicting IPV...
  58. Anger Self-Management in Post-Acute Traumatic Brain Injury: Clinic Trial
    Tessa Hart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Problematic anger and irritability are common and persistent after traumatic brain injury (TBI) across the spectrum of injury severity...
  59. COCAINE AND MATERNAL NEGLECT: INTERGENERATIONAL EFFECTS
    JOSEPHINE JOHNS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..lower levels of oxytocin and cocaine use during pregnancy have also been associated with general feelings of anger and hostility and difficulty with infant attachment in women...
  60. Neurobehavioral Assessment of Interpersonal Functioning in PTSD
    Brooks King-Casas; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): ABSTRACT Anger and aggression are serious and frequent complicating factors in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  61. Substance Use Prevention Elementary Afterschool Program
    Janis B Kupersmidt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..skill areas include the selection, making, and keeping of friendships;empathy and perspective- taking;anger management and problem solving;and real-world problem application...
  62. Effects of Alcohol Intoxication and Rumination on Lab-Based Partner Aggression
    LAURA ELIZABETH WATKINS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..study is designed to further illuminate the proximal effects of alcohol and the emotion regulatory strategies of anger rumination and reappraisal on IPA perpetration...
  63. EMOTIONAL CONTROL OF SEDATIVE SELF-MEDICATION IN PTSD
    JOHN CASADA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..techniques to assess the role of highly arousing, negative valence emotional states, such as anxiety and anger, to promote self-medication with benzodiazepines and alcohol in PTSD patients...
  64. FACIAL BEHAVIOR RELATED TO ACUTE DENTAL PAIN
    Linda LeResche; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The aims of the research are: 1. To quantify facial expressions of pain and six emotions (sadness, anger, fear, happiness, disgust and contempt) in patients experiencing pain from initial episodes of Temporomandibular ..
  65. ANGER ESCALATION AND DEESCALATION IN AGGRESSIVE MEN
    RICHARD HEYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The purpose of this project is to propose and test a model of anger escalation and de-escalation in couples with and without husband-to-wife aggression. This model integrates social learning, feminist, and systems theories...
  66. INTERPERSONAL CONFLICT AND CARDIOVASCULAR REACTIVITY
    Elizabeth Brondolo; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The aim of the proposed program of research is to investigate the relations p between anger-related traits and cardiovascular response to interpersonal conflict...
  67. PEER MENTORS FOR ADOLESCENTS IN HIV-AFFECTED FAMILIES
    Stephen Magura; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The youths can suffer from powerful feelings of denial, depression, anger, grief and abandonment and are at risk of poor developmental outcomes...
  68. Psychosocial Factors and Ambulatory Blood Pressure
    Iris Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..e., hostility, unexpressed anger, anxiety, defensiveness)...
  69. Effects of Zolpidem Extended-Release on Withdrawal and Sleep in Cannabis Users
    Ryan Vandrey; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..dysfunction may result in an attenuation of other cannabis withdrawal effects such as anxiety, depression, and anger. This line of research is also attractive because zolpidem and several other sleep medications are purported to ..
  70. Image Reconstruction with Solid Srate SPECR
    LAWRENCE ZENG; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..is photomultiplier-tube free and has higher energy resolution (about 3% FWHM at 140 keV photopeak) than a regular Anger camera. In order to reduce the cost of CdZnTe material, the detector is a narrow rectangular strip...
  71. CENTRAL CARDIOVASCULAR REGULATION--ADRENAL MEDULLA
    Shaun Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..pain, hypoglycemia or severe exercise, but also those in which the challenge is only perceived, such as fright, anger, danger, anxiety or emotional stress...
  72. MH RISK FACTORS IN CAREGIVING: ASSESSMENT & INTERVENTION
    Dolores Gallagher Thompson; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..laboratory testing), caregivers will be randomly assigned to 1 of 3 interventions: anger management class (AMC), depression management class (DMC) or a waiting list (treatment as usual) condition (WL)...
  73. EMOTION DIAGNOSTIC FOR PRESCHOOLERS PSYCHOPATHOLOGY
    Michael Potegal; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..b>Anger-related behaviors, e.g...
  74. Anger Control Training for Youth with Tourette Syndrome
    Larry Scahill; Fiscal Year: 2005
    This application requests funding to complete an ongoing pilot study on the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral, anger control training (ACT) in 42 adolescents with Tourette Syndrome (TS) and explosive, disruptive behavior...
  75. DIVALPROEX SODIUM/PLACEBO IN BPD
    Eric Hollander; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Core symptoms of BPD include mood instability, anger, depression, psychoticism/paranoid ideation, aggression and anxiety...
  76. HIV RISK BEHAVIOR AND VIOLENCE AMONG CRACK USERS
    Tk Logan; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..crack users; (2) To examine the association of antisocial personality disorder, impulsivity, anxiety, depression, anger, hostility, serotonin, and testosterone with violence and HIV risk behavior among crack users; (3) To examine the ..