Defensive hostility, gender and cardiovascular levels and responses to stress.

@article{Helmers1996DefensiveHG,
  title={Defensive hostility, gender and cardiovascular levels and responses to stress.},
  author={Karin F Helmers and David S Krantz},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={246-54}
}
Prior studies have demonstrated inconsistent relationships between the trait of hostility and cardiovascular responses to stress. To examine the hypothesis that only a subset of hostile subjects demonstrates greater cardiovascular responses to stress, we assessed relationships among hostility, defensiveness, and cardiovascular responses to stress in 33… CONTINUE READING