Accession Number : AD0727292

Title :   Emotional Stress and Biochemical Reactions as Modified by Psychotropic Drugs with Particular Reference to Cardiovascular Pathology,

Corporate Author : KAROLINSKA INSTITUTET STOCKHOLM (SWEDEN) DEPT OF PHYSIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Levi,Lennart

Report Date : 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A review is given of the following topics: Potentially pathogenic effects of psychological stimuli on physiological and biochemical reactions; Modification of biochemical stress reactions by psychotropic drugs; Emotional stress, plasma lipids, catecholamine levels, and nicotinic acid.

Descriptors :   (*STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), *PSYCHOTROPIC AGENTS), (*CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, PSYCHOTROPIC AGENTS), EMOTIONS, ANXIETY, TRANQUILIZERS, SYMPATHOMIMETIC AGENTS, SWEDEN, LIPIDS, AMINES, NICOTINIC ACID

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE