Introduction to this Special Issue
Mental stress is a cause of cardiovascular diseases: from scepticism to certainty
Psychogenic heart diseasestress and the heart: a historical perspective
Gender differences in psychological risk factors for development of heart disease
Acute mental stress responses: neural mechanisms of adverse cardiac consequences
Do chronic psychological stressors accelerate the progress of cardiovascular disease?
Depressive illness: biological mechanisms of cardiac risk
Coronary heart disease and depression: getting evidence into clinical practice
Occupational stress and cardiovascular disease
State-of-the-art: anxiety management in patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators
The impact of cardiac surgery on cognition
The role of cardiac rehabilitation in influencing psychological outcomes