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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 692595, 4 pages
Neckties and Cerebrovascular Reactivity in Young Healthy Males: A Pilot Randomised Crossover Trial
Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, College of Medical and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G11 6NT, UK
Received 11 August 2010; Revised 14 October 2010; Accepted 20 October 2010
Academic Editor: Halvor Naess
Copyright © 2011 Mark Rafferty et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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