Cardiac vagal tone predicts inhibited attention to fearful faces.

@article{Park2012CardiacVT,
  title={Cardiac vagal tone predicts inhibited attention to fearful faces.},
  author={Gewnhi Park and Jay Joseph Van Bavel and Michael W Vasey and Julian F. Thayer},
  journal={Emotion},
  year={2012},
  volume={12 6},
  pages={
          1292-302
        }
}
The neurovisceral integration model (Thayer, J. F., & Lane, R. D., 2000, A model of neurovisceral integration in emotion regulation and dysregulation. Journal of Affective Disorders, 61, 201-216. doi:10.1016/S0165-0327(00)00338-4) proposes that individual differences in heart rate variability (HRV)-an index of cardiac vagal tone-are associated with attentional and emotional self-regulation. In this article, we demonstrate that individual differences in resting HRV predict the functioning of the… 

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