Fluctuations in carotid arterial distensibility during the menstrual cycle do not influence cardiovagal baroreflex sensitivity.

@article{Hayashi2006FluctuationsIC,
  title={Fluctuations in carotid arterial distensibility during the menstrual cycle do not influence cardiovagal baroreflex sensitivity.},
  author={Koichiro Hayashi and Motohiko Miyachi and Natsuki Seno and Kouki Takahashi and Ken Yamazaki and Jun Sugawara and Takashi Yokoi and Sho Onodera and Noboru Mesaki},
  journal={Acta physiologica},
  year={2006},
  volume={186 2},
  pages={103-10}
}
AIM Fluctuations in autonomic nervous functions throughout the menstrual cycle and the underlying mechanism concerning them are not well known. This study was designed to test the hypothesis that fluctuations in cardiovagal baroreflex sensitivity (BRS) throughout the menstrual cycles of young women are due to fluctuations in carotid arterial distensibility. METHODS In eight eumenorrhoeic healthy young women (18-24 years), we determined the variations in the carotid arterial distensibility… CONTINUE READING

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