Beyond Heart Rate Variability

@article{Thayer2006BeyondHR,
  title={Beyond Heart Rate Variability},
  author={J. Thayer and E. Sternberg},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={1088}
}
Abstract:  The autonomic nervous system (ANS) plays a role in a wide range of somatic and mental diseases. Whereas the role of the ANS in the regulation of the cardiovascular system seems evident, its role in the regulation of other systems associated with allostasis is less clear. Using a model of neurovisceral integration we describe how the ANS and parasympathetic tone in particular may be associated with the regulation of allostatic systems associated with glucose regulation, hypothalamic… Expand

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