Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

HLTHPSYC 718 - Psychophysiology and Health

15 Points

Not offered in 2016



Describes general psychophysiological methodology including the measurement, analysis and interpretation of physiological data. Topics include physiological responses to stress including heart rate, blood pressure, heart rate variability, cortisol and the startle response. This course takes a multi-systems approach to exploring health and affords the opportunity to view behavioural, physiological and neuroendocrine responses to stress.

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