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"The Wear and Tear of Daily Stressors on Mental Health"
Susan T. Charles and Jennifer R. Piazza
"Human frequency-following response: representation of pitch contours in Chinese tones" (2003) Ananthanarayan Krishnan, Yisheng Xu, Jackson T.Gandour, Peter A.Cariani: Hearing Research
"Intelligible speech encoded in the human brain stem frequency-following response" Galbraith, Gary C.; Arbagey, Paul W.; Branski, Renee; Comerci, Nelson; Rector, Pollyanna M.: Neuroreport
"Origins of the Scalp-Recorded Frequency-Following Response in the Cat" (1979) John Gardi, Michael Merzenich and Charles McKean: International Journal of Audiology
"In depth study on Binaural Unmasking of Frequency-Following Responses in Rat Amygdala" (2008) Yi Du, Qiang Huang, Xihong Wu, Gary C. Galbraith, and Liang Li: Journal of Neurophysiology
"Auditory beats in the brain" (1973) Oster, G.: Scientific American, 229, pp. 94-102.
"EEG and Subjective Correlates of Alpha-Frequency Binaural-Beat Stimulation Combined with Alpha Biofeedback" (1990) Dale S. Foster: Memphis State University
"Binaural beat technology in humans: a pilot study to assess psychologic and physiologic effects" (2007) Wahbeh H, Calabrese C, Zwickey H., Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.) 13 (1): 25 - 32.
"Use of binaural beat tapes for treatment of anxiety: a pilot study of tape preference and outcomes" (2001) Le Scouarnec RP, Poirier RM, et al.: Alternative Therapy Health Medicine. 7 (1): 58-63.
"The Healing Power of Sound", (2002) Gaynor, Md., M.L. : (Shambhala Publications)
"A prospective, randomised, controlled study examining binaural beat audio and pre-operative anxiety in patients undergoing general anaesthesia for day case surgery" (2005) Padmanabhan R, Hildreth AJ, Laws D: Anaesthesia 60 (9): 874 - 7
"Alterations in Brain and Immune Function Produced by Mindfulness Meditation" (2003) Davidson, R., Kabat-Zinn J., et al.: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine. 65:564-570.
" Meditation experience is associated with increased cortical thickness" (2005) Lazar S, Kerr C, Wasserman R, Gray J.: Neuroreport. 16(17): 1893 - 1897.
" Effect of Binaural Beat Stimulation on Pain and Mood in Individuals Reporting Chronic Low Back Pain" (2002) Reddi V.: Moore Health Science Library, University of Virginia.
" Meditation States and Traits: EEG, ERP, and Neuroimaging Studies" (2006) Cahn BR, Polich J.: Psychological Bulletin. Vol 132(2) 180-211.
"State Effects of Two Forms of Meditation on Prefrontal EEG Asymmetry in Previously Depressed Individuals" (2009) Barnhofer, T, Chittka T, et al.: Mindfulness. Vol. 1-1, 21-27.
"Neural correlates of attentional expertise in long-term meditation practitioners" (2007) Brefczynski-Lewis J, Lutz A,: Proceedings of the National Academy of the Sciences. vol. 104-27.
"Meditation Lowers Stress and Supports Forgiveness Among College Students: A Randomized Controlled Trial" (2008) Oman D, Shapiro S, et al.: Journal of American College Health, Volume 56, Number 5, 569 - 578
"Meditation, mindfulness and cognitive flexibility" (2009) Moore A., Malinowski P.: Consciousness and Cognition, 18 (1), pp. 176-186.
Brady B., (2000) Binaural-beat induced theta EEG activity and hypnotic susceptibility. American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis.
"A pilot study comparing reduction of anxiety by binaural beat audio and patient-selected music in the pre-operative period " (2007) Chuter E., Allan M., Laws D.: Anaesthesia. 62, 3 310.
"Binaural beat induced theta EEG activity and hypnotic susceptibility: contradictory results and technical considerations" (2003) Stevens L et al.: The American Journal Clinical Hypnosis 45(4):295-309.
"QEEG analysis of binaural beat audio entrainment: A pilot study" (2004) Kennerly, R.: Journal of Neurotherapy
"Changes in EEG and autonomic nervous activity during meditation and their association with personality traits" (2005) Takahashi T, Murata T,et al.: International Journal of Psychophysiology. Vol.55-2, 199-207.
"Increased theta and alpha EEG activity during nondirective meditation" (2009) Lagopoulos J, Xu J, Rasmussen I, et al.: The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 15(11): 1187-1192.
"Impact of regular meditation practice on eeg activity at rest and during evoked negative emotions" (2005) Aftanas L., Golosheykin S.: International Journal of Neuroscience.
"A systematic review of neurobiological and clinical features of mindfulness meditations" (2010) Chiesa A., Serretti A: A. Psychological Medicine. 40: 1239-1252.

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