Respiratory activity of the cricothyroid muscle.

Abstract

Single motor units of the cricothyroid muscle (CT), the contralateral CT electromyogram, and the posterior cricoarytenoid muscle (PCA) electromyogram were recorded in anesthetized, spontaneously breathing dogs. In quiet breathing the CT was active predominantly in inspiration, and distinct phasic expiratory activity was observed at lighter levels of… (More)

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