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Title Autonomic Nervous System : Handbook of Clinical Neurology (Series Editors: Aminoff, Boller, Swaab)
Published San Diego : Elsevier Science & Technology Books
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Description 1 online resource (464 pages)
Series Handbook of Clinical Neurology Ser ; 117
Handbook of Clinical Neurology Ser. ; 117
Summary 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. Core body functions regulated by the autonomic system include breathing, heartbeat, blood pressure, body temperature, perspiration, and bowel, bladder and sexual function. Our understanding of the neurotransmitters associated with the autonomic nervous system has expanded over the past 15 years associated with current research efforts and are now impacting the diagnosis and treatment of autonomic nervous system disorders by clinical neurologists. This volume is a valuable companion for neuroscience and clinical neurology researchers and practitioners. A volume in the Handbook of Clinical Neurology series, which has an unparalleled reputation as the world's most comprehensive source of information in neurologyInternational list of contributors, including the leading workers in the fieldDescribes the advances that have occurred in clinical neurology and the neurosciences and their impact on the understanding of neurological disorders and on patient care
Audience Scholarly & Professional Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Form Electronic book
Author Buijs, Ruud M., Editor, editor
Swaab, Dick F., Editor editor
ISBN 0444534911 (Trade Cloth)