Rated and measured impulsivity in children is associated with diminished cardiac reactions to acute psychological stress

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title = "Rated and measured impulsivity in children is associated with diminished cardiac reactions to acute psychological stress",
abstract = "This study examined the association between impulsivity and heart rate reactions to a brief psychological stress in pre-adolescent children. Impulsivity was assessed by two response inhibition tasks and maternal self-report. Heart rate was measured at rest and in response to a mental arithmetic challenge. Children high in impulsivity showed blunted cardiac stress reactions. This result resonates with previous findings that blunted stress reactivity is characteristic of a range of problematic behaviours often associated with impulsivity.",
author = "Carmel Bennett and Jacqueline Blissett and Douglas Carroll and Ginty, {Annie T.}",
year = "2014",
month = oct,
day = "1",
doi = "10.1016/j.biopsycho.2014.07.009",
language = "English",
volume = "102",
pages = "68--72",
journal = "Biological Psychology",
issn = "0301-0511",
publisher = "Elsevier",

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T1 - Rated and measured impulsivity in children is associated with diminished cardiac reactions to acute psychological stress

AU - Bennett, Carmel

AU - Blissett, Jacqueline

AU - Carroll, Douglas

AU - Ginty, Annie T.

PY - 2014/10/1

Y1 - 2014/10/1

N2 - This study examined the association between impulsivity and heart rate reactions to a brief psychological stress in pre-adolescent children. Impulsivity was assessed by two response inhibition tasks and maternal self-report. Heart rate was measured at rest and in response to a mental arithmetic challenge. Children high in impulsivity showed blunted cardiac stress reactions. This result resonates with previous findings that blunted stress reactivity is characteristic of a range of problematic behaviours often associated with impulsivity.

AB - This study examined the association between impulsivity and heart rate reactions to a brief psychological stress in pre-adolescent children. Impulsivity was assessed by two response inhibition tasks and maternal self-report. Heart rate was measured at rest and in response to a mental arithmetic challenge. Children high in impulsivity showed blunted cardiac stress reactions. This result resonates with previous findings that blunted stress reactivity is characteristic of a range of problematic behaviours often associated with impulsivity.

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DO - 10.1016/j.biopsycho.2014.07.009

M3 - Article

VL - 102

SP - 68

EP - 72

JO - Biological Psychology

JF - Biological Psychology

SN - 0301-0511

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