Accession Number:

AD0608402

Title:

PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS OF STRESS RESPONSIVITY.

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

DUKE UNIV DURHAM NC SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Report Date:

1961-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Research is summarized on work in the following four areas 1 central nervous system, peripheral physiologi cal endocrinological and psychological responses of body and field oriented subjects to experimental situations characterized by uncertainty, social and sensory isolation and limitation of movement 2 analysis of personality, physiological and central nervous system correlates of body and field perceptual modes and the exploration of other individual determinants of the response to low sensory input experiments 3 a study of the influence of drugs acting on central nervous system in body and field oriented subjects in low sensory input experiments and 4 an exploratory study of the influence of a psychochemical LSD on response to two hour low sensory input experimental conditions.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE