The impact of forgiveness on cardiovascular reactivity and recovery.

@article{Friedberg2007TheIO,
  title={The impact of forgiveness on cardiovascular reactivity and recovery.},
  author={J. Friedberg and S. Suchday and Danielle V Shelov},
  journal={International journal of psychophysiology : official journal of the International Organization of Psychophysiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={
          87-94
        }
}
The current study investigated the relationship between trait forgiveness and cardiovascular reactivity (CVR) and recovery in 99 normotensive participants (mean age=33.8). Cardiovascular parameters were obtained at 2-minute intervals during a 10-minute baseline period and a 20-minute recovery period, and at 1-minute intervals during a 4-minute anger recall task and a 4-minute serial subtraction task without harassment. Participants filled out a self-report measure of forgiveness prior to the… Expand
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