[The Neural Mechanism of Emotional Sweating].

  • Masato Asahina
  • Published 2016 in Brain and nerve = Shinkei kenkyu no shinpo


The autonomic nervous system mediates blood pressure, heart rate, and sweat secretion, which are strongly modulated by the limbic system. Moreover, the limbic system plays an important role in generating emotion. Therefore, monitoring autonomic activities, such as palmar sweating, could be useful to evaluate emotional responses. Palmar sweating is otherwise… (More)
DOI: 10.11477/mf.1416200526