Cardiovascular responses to psychological and physiological stressors during the menstrual cycle.

Abstract

Psychological and physical stress reactivity was studied in 15 females in two phases of the menstrual cycle (cycle days 5-7 and 24-26) and in 15 males. Each female was matched for age and time between sessions with a male. There was a significant phase-related difference in cardiovascular reactivity among the females. Females in the luteal phase reacted… (More)

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@article{Tersman1991CardiovascularRT, title={Cardiovascular responses to psychological and physiological stressors during the menstrual cycle.}, author={Z Tersman and A. Collins and P. Eneroth}, journal={Psychosomatic medicine}, year={1991}, volume={53 2}, pages={185-97} }