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Oxytocin Buffers Stress Response in Individuals With Impaired Coping Abilities

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study investigated, if people with impaired coping abilities benefit from intranasal oxytocin application.

Study Design

N/A

Conditions

Coping Skills

Intervention

Oxytocin, Placebo

Status

Completed

Source

University of Osnabrueck

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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Professionals trained in providing information, guidance, and recommendations to individual clients or families to support their decision making and development of coping skills.

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A nonapeptide hormone released from the neurohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, POSTERIOR). It differs from VASOPRESSIN by two amino acids at residues 3 and 8. Oxytocin acts on SMOOTH MUSCLE CELLS, such as causing UTERINE CONTRACTIONS and MILK EJECTION.

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