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Title Handbook of physiological research methods in health psychology / editors, Linda J. Luecken, Linda C. Gallo
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [2008]


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Description ix, 461 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Physiological research methods in health psychology: applications of the biopsychosocial model / Linda C. Gallo and Linda J. Luecken -- Measuring physiological processes in biopsychosocial research: basic principles amid growing complexity / Timothy W. Smith and Bert N. Uchino -- Measurement of cortisol / Nancy A. Nicholson -- Sympathetic hormones in health psychology research / Paul J. Mills and Michael G. Ziegler -- Salivary alpha-amylase in biobehavioral research / Douglas A. Granger ... [et al.] -- The measurement of blood pressure in cardiovascular research / William Gerin ... [et al.] -- Cardiovascular stress reactivity / Tanya M. Goyal ... [et al.] -- Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring / Thomas W. Kamarck and Denise Janicki -- Non-invasive assessment of autonomic influences on the heart: impedance cardiography and heart rate variability / Julian F. Thayer --
Laboratory based measures of immune parameters and function / Shamini Jain ... [et al.] -- Immunological functioning II: field measures and viral challenge / Aric Prather and Anna L. Marsland -- Measuring adiposity in health research: current methods, caveats, and issues / Mary C. Davis -- The measurement of physical activity, physical fitness, and physical function / Jennifer L. Etnier -- Metabolic syndrome / Katri Rikknen ... [et al.] -- Lipid, lipoprotein, and inflammatory markers of atherosclerosis / Catherine M. Stoney -- Measurement of sleep by polysomnography / Martica Hall ... [et al.] -- Neuroimaging: overview of methods and applications / Lee Ryan and Gene E. Alexander -- Electroencephalography and event-related potentials / Daren C. Jackson and Cory A. Burghy -- Genetic factors in psychophysiological research / Jeanne McCafferey
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Clinical health psychology -- Research -- Methodology.
Psychophysiology -- methods.
Biological Psychiatry.
Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures.
Author Luecken, Linda J.
Gallo, Linda C.
LC no. 2007016667
ISBN 9781412926058 (cloth : alk. paper)