Is there a hierarchy of survival reflexes?

  title={Is there a hierarchy of survival reflexes?},
  author={Kieran Macphail},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  volume={81 4},
A hierarchy of survival reflexes for prioritising assessment and treatment in patients with pain of insidious onset is hypothesised. The hierarchy asserts that some systems are more vital than others and that the central nervous system (CNS) prioritises systems based on their significance to survival. The hypothesis suggests that dysfunction in more… CONTINUE READING