Stress And Multiple Risk Factors Of Cardiovascular Diseases. Is There A Link Between Them?
Keywords:Stress And Multiple Risk Factors Of Cardiovascular Diseases. Is There A Link Between Them?
Subjects of this comparative study were ref erred to Agha Khan Diagnostic Centre Hyderabad, from the T&T Department for Medical evaluation and treatment from July 1991 to Nov. 1994. The study group comprised Telephone Operators who were HypertZnsives served as active subjects and family history.
According to Tom Pickening 1990, “The role of mental stress in the development of Hypertension remain uncertain. Its effects are likely to Depend on interaction of at least three factors:
1. The nature of stressor,
2. Its perception by individual, and
3. The individual’s physiological susceptibility.
Following findings were higher in our study group.
1) Incidence of HBP
2) Average Blood Pressure
4) Coronary Heart Disease
5) Cholesterol Triglycerides LDL
7) Fibrinogen level