PERIPHERAL VASOCONSTRICTION INDUCED BY EMOTIONAL STRESS IN RATS
- The cold war. Prouty, Heather // Women's Sports & Fitness;Dec97, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p59
Discusses the Raynaud's phenomenon which is a normal response to exaggerated cold, according to Dr. Frederick Wigley of Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. Physiological activity during the Raynaud's episode; Report on statistics on women who suffered from Raynaud's; Effect of physical activity...
- Belirlenemeyen BaÄŸ Dokusu HastalÄ±ÄŸÄ±: Bir Olgu Sunumu. Aydeniz, Ali; Altındağ, Özlem; Gürsoy, Savaş // Turkish Journal of Rheumatology;Mar2009, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p56
Undifferentiated connective tissue diseases (UCTD) are heterogeneous disorders characterized by a wide variety of signs and symptoms. Approximately 30% of cases of the disease will evolve to defined connective tissue disease; however, 70% will maintain an undifferentiated clinical course or go...
- Prevalence and classification of headache in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Lessa, Bruno; Santana, Alex; Lima, Isabella; Martônio Almeida, José; Santiago, Mittermayer // Clinical Rheumatology;Dec2006, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p850
Studies on the prevalence of headache in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have shown that it varies from 32 to 78%. The purpose of our study was to determine the prevalence and characteristics of headache in SLE compared with patients with different types of diffuse connective tissue diseases...
- Neurological manifestations of connective tissue diseases mimicking multiple sclerosis. Pelidou, Sigliti-Henrietta; Giannopoulos, Sotiris; Tzavidi, Sotiria; Tsifetaki, Niki; Kitsos, Georgios; Stefanou, Dimitrios; Kostadima, Vassiliki; Drosos, Alexandros; Kyritsis, Athanassios // Rheumatology International;Nov2007, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p15
The objective of the study was to analyze retrospectively the clinical, laboratory and imaging findings of multiple sclerosis (MS), such as the manifestations in a cohort of 132 patients referred to the neurology in and outpatient clinic. The proposed clinical and laboratory diagnostic criteria...
- Managing Raynaud's phenomenon. Roath, Stuart // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);7/12/1986, Vol. 293 Issue 6539, p88
Defines management strategies of Raynaud's phenomenon. Effect of pathophysiological processes advancement on interest of the disorder; Implication of disorder for symptoms of other connective tissue disorder; Recommendation on treatment of disorder.
- Role of cold and emotional stress in Raynaud's disease and scleroderma. Freedman, Robert R.; Ianni, Peter // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);11/19/1983, Vol. 287 Issue 6404, p1499
Research on the aetiology of Raynaud's disease and phenomenon has been hindered by the difficulty of provoking attacks in the laboratory. A study was therefore conducted in which digital and ambient temperatures, electrocardiograms, and stress ratings were obtained during ambulatory monitoring...
- Raynaud's Phenomenon in Vibration Syndrome: The Impact of Cold Feet on Skin Temperature and Vasomotion of the Hand After Immersion in Cold Water. Falkenbach, A.; Watanabe, I.; Hartmann, B.; Agishi, Y. // Angiology;Dec1997, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p1037
Patients with vibration syndrome, suffering from Raynaud's phenomenon, are sensitive to cold. Rewarming time, after local cooling, is delayed. The present study evaluated whether rewarming of the hand after cooling is influenced by the temperature of the feet. In five Japanese patients (former...
- When that shoulder aches too much to move. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;9/12/2011, Vol. 21, p113
The article presents a study which describes a condition known as adhesive capsulitis or frozen shoulder, which causes thickening and tightening of the affected joints due to inflammation of connective tissues.
- Raynaud's syndrome. Cooke, E.D.; Nicolaides, A.N. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/3/90, Vol. 300 Issue 6724, p553
Examines the phatogenesis of the episodic peripheral vasospasm in response to cold or emotional stimuli. Hyperactivity of the sympathetic nervous system; Classification of Raynaud's syndrome and phenomenon; Development of the connective tissue diseases.