Inadequate frameworks for understanding bodily homeostasis

@article{Blessing1997InadequateFF,
  title={Inadequate frameworks for understanding bodily homeostasis},
  author={William W Blessing},
  journal={Trends in Neurosciences},
  year={1997},
  volume={20},
  pages={235-239}
}
  • W. Blessing
  • Published 1 June 1997
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Trends in Neurosciences
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