Cardiovascular reactivity in Malay Moslems during Ramadan.

Abstract

The investigation examined the possibility that observance of Ramadan by Moslems in Malaysia is associated with modification of circulatory parameters. Cardiovascular reactivity was investigated employing the cold hand immersion test as the stressor stimulus. Resultant data showed increased blood pressures and vascular resistance during Ramadan in the… (More)

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@article{Husain1996CardiovascularRI, title={Cardiovascular reactivity in Malay Moslems during Ramadan.}, author={Ralf A. Husain and Swee Hung Cheah and Mary Duncan}, journal={Singapore medical journal}, year={1996}, volume={37 4}, pages={398-401} }