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An angry outburst increases the risk of a stroke 3.6-fold over the next two hours
Thursday, March 13, 2014 3:30 pm Email this article
The risk of having a stroke is 3.6-times greater for two hours following an angry outburst according to a review of multiple studies from various countries.
Mostofsky E, Penner EA, and Mittleman MA. Outbursts of anger as a trigger of acute cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Eur Heart J, 2014 Mar 3; epub ahead of print.
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Murray A. Mittleman, MD, DrPH
Cardiovascular Epidemiology Research Unit
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
375 Longwood Ave, Room 423
Boston, MA 02215 USA
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