Neurovascular responses to mental stress.

  title={Neurovascular responses to mental stress.},
  author={Jason R Carter and Nathan T Kupiers and Chester A. Ray},
  journal={The Journal of physiology},
  volume={564 Pt 1},
The effects of mental stress (MS) on muscle sympathetic nerve activity (MSNA) and limb blood flows have been studied independently in the arm and leg, but they have not been studied collectively. Furthermore, the cardiovascular implications of postmental stress responses have not been thoroughly addressed. The purpose of the current investigation was to comprehensively examine concurrent neural and vascular responses during and after mental stress in both limbs. In Study 1, MSNA, blood flow… CONTINUE READING

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