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- Kunstetter, Ana C., et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Journal of thermal biology 2019 v.83 pp. 30-36
- ambient temperature; animal disease models; cortex; exercise; frontal lobe; humans; hypertension; laboratory animals; males; rats; thermistors
- ... This study aimed to evaluate the changes in brain (Tbrain) and abdominal (Tabd) temperatures in spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHRs) following fatiguing exercise. Male normotensive Wistar rats (NWRs) and SHRs were used at 16 weeks of age. Their arterial pressure was measured by tail plethysmography prior to the experiments to confirm the hypertensive status of the SHRs. Then, the rats underwent ...