Task Effects of emotional stress on the cardiovascular system (Stress and CV Health-TBD, Planned)
Last Published:  07/30/20 02:45:15 PM (Central)
Short Title: Stress and CV health
Responsible HRP Element: Human Health Countermeasures
Collaborating Org(s):
Human Health Countermeasures (HHC) Element
Funding Status: Planned-Funded - Task expected to be within budget
Procurement Mechanism(s):

It is becoming clearer that stress can adversely affect the function of many organ systems, including the cardiovascular system.  A number of mechanisms have been proposed to account for this effect, but little is known about the interaction during prolonged spaceflight.