ThesisMcKinney, Jennifer AnneIt is believed that cardiovascular hyper reactivity to real-life stressors can lead to the development of cardiovascular disease due to the sympathetic nervous system (SNS) dominance over the parasympathetic nervous system (PNS) (de Jonge, Moreira, Ma . . .
ArticleBonier, FrancesThe ability to non-invasively monitor stress hormone levels in free-ranging animals could significantly aid in conservation and management efforts. Our objective in this study was to demonstrate the effectiveness of assay of fecal corticoid metabolite . . .
ArticleThe Effects of Handling and Anesthetic Agents on the Stress Response and Carbohydrate Metabolism in Northern Elephant SealsCrocker, Daniel E.Free-ranging animals often cope with fluctuating environmental conditions such as weather, food availability, predation risk, the requirements of breeding, and the influence of anthropogenic factors. Consequently, researchers are increasingly measurin . . .