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Published by W. Heffer in Cambridge, [Eng.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Autonomic nervous system.,
  • Physiology -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby J.N. Langley
The Physical Object
Pagination[2] leaves, 80 p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24179879M
OCLC/WorldCa51371720

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Over 30 pages of review and multiple choice questions on the autonomic nervous system. You are a premedical student, medical student, resident, nurse, or other healthcare professional who has been tasked with learning about and reviewing: AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM.4/4(1). The Polyvagal Theory: The Simplified Guide to Understanding the Autonomic Nervous System and the Healing Power of the Vagus Nerve - Learn to Manage Emotional Stress and PTSD Through Neurobiology by Robert Bright. The Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System presents, in a readable and accessible format, key information about how the autonomic nervous system controls the body, particularly in response to stress. It represents the largest collection of world-wide autonomic nervous system authorities ever assembled in one book.5/5(5). Autonomic Nervous System – Basic and Clinical Aspects is a comprehensive text intended for medical students and health professionals who are interested in a deeper approach to this important part of the nervous system. It provides a detailed and complete understanding of the neuroscience behind the ANS, allowing a proper clinical Brand: Springer International Publishing.

  This book summarizes decades of scientific research and patient treatments based on the foundational principles of how the autonomic nervous system works. It shows once and for all that we are not alike and there are definite distinctions in autonomic nervous system function between us/5(72). Book chapter Full text access Chapter 4 - Sensitization of endocrine organs to anterior pituitary hormones by the autonomic nervous system. Publisher Summary This chapter focuses primarily on the transcriptional regulatory code underlying the development and neurotransmitter identity determination of the autonomic nervous system (ANS). The enteric system regulates peristalsis of the gut wall and modulates the activity of the secretary glands. The autonomic nervous system is made up of pathways of neurons that control various organ systems inside the body, using many diverse chemicals and signals to maintain homeostasis. It divides into the sympathetic and parasympathetic systems. The sympathetic component is better known as “fight or flight” and the parasympathetic component as “rest and digest.”Author: Tyler LeBouef, Lacey Whited.

Autonomic Nervous System provides an introduction to the latest science and detailed chapters on advances in the clinical diagnosis and treatment of autonomic system disorders. The autonomic nervous system controls all involuntary actions within the human nervous system. The book discusses some of the specificities of the autonomic nervous system in terms of dendritic development in the sympathetic compartment, as well as a detailed description of noradrenergic groups and their key role in the modulati The autonomic nervous system is one of the most important involuntary control. The enteric—or intrinsic—nervous system is one of the main divisions of the autonomic nervous system and consists of a network of neurons that manage the functions of the gastrointestinal tract [ 5 ]. It is capable of acting independently of the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems; however, Author: Pavol Svorc. The autonomic nervous system regulates multiple physiological functions; how distinct neurons in peripheral autonomic and intrathoracic ganglia communicate remains to be established. Increasing focus is being paid to functionality of the neurocardiac axis and crosstalk between the intrinsic nervous system and diverse organ : John G. Kingma, Denys Simard, Jacques R. Rouleau.