Parasympathetic Nervous System

Known as: nervous parasympathetic system, Systems, Parasympathetic Nervous, Parasympathetic part of autonomic division of nervous system 
The craniosacral division of the autonomic nervous system. The cell bodies of the parasympathetic preganglionic fibers are in brain stem nuclei and… (More)

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1948-2017
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2009
2009
Twenty healthy adults were randomly assigned to a moderate pressure or a light pressure massage therapy group, and EKGs were… (More)
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2000
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2000
UNLABELLED It has been postulated that sensory stimulation (acupuncture) affects the cardiovascular system via the autonomic… (More)
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1999
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1999
Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) and a related protein, neurturin (NTN), require a GPI-linked coreceptor… (More)
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1997
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1997
To assess the separate contributions of the sleep and circadian systems to changes in cardiac autonomic nervous system (ANS… (More)
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1997
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1997
PURPOSE To investigate the role of the autonomic nervous system in the symptoms of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS… (More)
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1996
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1996
1. Time domain summary statistics and frequency domain parameters can be used to measure heart rate variability. More recently… (More)
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1988
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1988
The cause of most cases of human obesity is unknown. Specific alterations in the activity of the autonomic nervous system may… (More)
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1986
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1986
We injected acetylcholine (ACh), the neurotransmitter of the parasympathetic nervous system, into the coronary arteries of 28… (More)
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1985
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1985
Spectral analysis of spontaneous heart rate fluctuations were assessed by use of autonomic blocking agents and changes in posture… (More)
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1965
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1965
• Since the work of Marey in 1859, it has been known that as arterial pressure is changed acutely, heart rate varies in an… (More)
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