Resilience and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity under acute stress in young men.

@article{Mikolajczak2008ResilienceAH,
  title={Resilience and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis reactivity under acute stress in young men.},
  author={Mo{\"i}ra Mikolajczak and Emmanuel Roy and Olivier Luminet and Philippe de Timary},
  journal={Stress},
  year={2008},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={477-82}
}
The present study examined the relationship between resilience (measured using the Resilience Scale for Adults) and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis reactivity. We examined the subjective and cortisol responses of 28 healthy young men to an acute stressor (public speech task). Eight saliva samples were collected in order to obtain the response curve (anticipation, reactivity, recuperation) for each subject. ANOVA indicated that highly resilient individuals tended to display less mood… CONTINUE READING

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