The function of the autonomic nervous system during spaceflight

@article{Mandsager2015TheFO,
  title={The function of the autonomic nervous system during spaceflight},
  author={Kyle Timothy Mandsager and David P. Robertson and Andr{\'e} Diedrich},
  journal={Clinical Autonomic Research},
  year={2015},
  volume={25},
  pages={141-151}
}
Despite decades of study, a clear understanding of autonomic nervous system activity in space remains elusive. Differential interpretation of fundamental data has driven divergent theories of sympathetic activation and vasorelaxation. This paper will review the available in-flight autonomic and hemodynamic data in an effort to resolve these discrepancies. The NASA NEUROLAB mission, the most comprehensive assessment of autonomic function in microgravity to date, will be highlighted. The… CONTINUE READING

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