Novel findings in the cephalic phase of digestion: A role for microcirculation?


The cephalic phase of digestion (CPD) has been extensively investigated in terms of digestion and metabolism. Nevertheless, microcirculatory changes required to prepare peripheral tissues in order to dispose nutrients have never been assessed. In this study, microvascular function has been evaluated to determine its behavior and potential association to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2011.12.004


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