Pet's presence and owner's blood pressures during the daily lives of pet owners with pre- to mild hypertension
Contributor(s):: Friedmann, E., Thomas, S. A., Son, H. S., Chapa, D., McCune, S.
Cardiovascular reactivity and the presence of pets, friends, and spouses: The truth about cats and dogs
Contributor(s):: Allen, Karen, Blascovich, Jim, Mendes, Wendy B.
Who let the dog out? Implementing a successful therapy dog program in an academic law library
Contributor(s):: Julian Aiken, Femi Cadmus
The motivation for introducing a therapy dog to the Yale Law Library was twofold. Inarguably, attending law school can sometimes be stressful. Studies indicate that, particularly in the first year of law school, when newcomers are adjusting to new teaching methods, materials, external and...
Usefulness of pet ownership as a modulator of cardiac autonomic imbalance in patients with diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and/or hyperlipidemia
Contributor(s):: Aiba, N., Hotta, K., Yokoyama, M., Wang, G., Tabata, M., Kamiya, K., Shimizu, R., Kamekawa, D., Hoshi, K., Yamaoka-Tojo, M., Masuda, T.
Back to the dogs
Contributor(s):: Tatschl, C., Finsterer, J., Stollberger, C.
Physiologic and behavioral responses to companion animals
Contributor(s):: Katcher, A. H.
A friendly dog as potential moderator of cardiovascular response to speech in older hypertensives
Contributor(s):: Friedmann, E., Thomas, S. A., Cook, L. K., Tsai, C. C., Picot, S. J.
As the population ages and obesity increases, the number of older adult hypertensives is rising dramatically. Uncontrolled hypertension (HTN) increases, and reducing blood pressure (BP), lowers cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, and renal morbidity and mortality. Cardiovascular reactivity, defined...