Mental Stress, Sex, and Cardiovascular Disease (image) American College of Cardiology Share Print E-Mail Caption This graphic shows the effects of mental stress on psychophysiological domains, myocardial ischemia, and outcomes in men and women. Credit Zainab Samad, Stephen Boyle, Mads Ersboll, Amit N. Vora, Ye Zhang, Richard C. Becker, Redford Williams, Cynthia Kuhn, Thomas L. Ortel, Joseph G. Rogers, Christopher M. O'Connor, Eric J. Velazquez, Wei Jiang, for the REMIT Investigators. Sex Differences in Platelet Reactivity and Cardiovascular and Psychological Response to Mental Stress in Patients With Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Insights From the REMIT Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;64(16):1669-1678. Usage Restrictions This release and image are embargoed until October 13, 2014, at 3:30 p.m. ET. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.