Autonomic reactivity and clinical severity in children with sickle cell disease

@article{Pearson2005AutonomicRA,
  title={Autonomic reactivity and clinical severity in children with sickle cell disease},
  author={Sarah R. Pearson and Abbey D Alkon and Marsha Treadwell and BA BrianWolff and Keith Quirolo and William Thomas Boyce},
  journal={Clinical Autonomic Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={15},
  pages={400-407}
}
Individual differences in autonomic nervous system reactivity have been studied in relation to physical and mental health outcomes, but rarely among children with chronic disease. The purpose of this study was to examine the associations among autonomic reactivity, clinical severity, family stressors, and mental health symptoms in children with homozygous sickle cell disease. Nineteen children with homozygous sickle cell disease participated in a cross-sectional study involving parent-completed… CONTINUE READING
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