Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease: How to Heal a Broken Heart

James H. O'Keefe, Walker S Carlos Poston, C. Keith Haddock, Richard M. Moe, William Harris

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Abstract

Psychosocial stress induces adverse changes in autonomic tone accounting for substantial but modifiable cardiovascular risk. Various factors, including depression, social isolation, hostility and anxiety increase cardiovascular risk, whereas social support, altruism, faith and optimism reduce risk.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)37-43
Number of pages7
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Volume30
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 2004
Externally publishedYes

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Cardiovascular Diseases
Altruism
Social Isolation
Hostility
Social Support
Anxiety
Depression
Optimism

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O'Keefe, J. H., Poston, W. S. C., Haddock, C. K., Moe, R. M., & Harris, W. (2004). Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease: How to Heal a Broken Heart. Comprehensive Therapy, 30(1), 37-43.

Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease : How to Heal a Broken Heart. / O'Keefe, James H.; Poston, Walker S Carlos; Haddock, C. Keith; Moe, Richard M.; Harris, William.

In: Comprehensive Therapy, Vol. 30, No. 1, 03.2004, p. 37-43.

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O'Keefe, JH, Poston, WSC, Haddock, CK, Moe, RM & Harris, W 2004, 'Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease: How to Heal a Broken Heart', Comprehensive Therapy, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 37-43.
O'Keefe JH, Poston WSC, Haddock CK, Moe RM, Harris W. Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease: How to Heal a Broken Heart. Comprehensive Therapy. 2004 Mar;30(1):37-43.
O'Keefe, James H. ; Poston, Walker S Carlos ; Haddock, C. Keith ; Moe, Richard M. ; Harris, William. / Psychosocial Stress and Cardiovascular Disease : How to Heal a Broken Heart. In: Comprehensive Therapy. 2004 ; Vol. 30, No. 1. pp. 37-43.
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