Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System

Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System

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by David W. Robertson
     
 

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The Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System presents, in a readable and accessible format, key information about how the autonomic nervous system controls the body, particularly in response to stress. This primer represents the largest collection of world-wide autonomic nervous system authorities ever to contribute to a single treatise. It is especially suitable for… See more details below

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The Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System presents, in a readable and accessible format, key information about how the autonomic nervous system controls the body, particularly in response to stress. This primer represents the largest collection of world-wide autonomic nervous system authorities ever to contribute to a single treatise. It is especially suitable for students, scientists and physicians who wish to find, in a single location, the key information about all aspects of autonomic physiology and pathology. This primer provides up-to-date knowledge about basic and clinical autonomic neuroscience in a format designed to make learning easy and fun.

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Reviewer: Manuel Dujovny, MD (Wayne State University School of Medicine)
Description: This book is an update of the autonomic nervous system.
Purpose: The purpose is to present to neuroscientists a review of the autonomic nervous system.
Audience: The audience includes neuroscientists, neurologists, anesthesiologists, neurosurgeons, internists, and pharmacists.
Features: This book contains an excellent review of the autonomic nervous system. The references are appropriate and pertinent.
Assessment: This book is an excellent review of the autonomic nervous system. This book represents a great effort on the part of the American Autonomic Society to educate students and scientists on the autonomic nervous system.
Manuel Dujovny
This book is an update of the autonomic nervous system. "The purpose is to present to neuroscientists a review of the autonomic nervous system. "The audience includes neuroscientists, neurologists, anesthesiologists, neurosurgeons, internists, and pharmacists. "This book contains an excellent review of the autonomic nervous system. The references are appropriate and pertinent. "This book is an excellent review of the autonomic nervous system. This book represents a great effort on the part of the American Autonomic Society to educate students and scientists on the autonomic nervous system.
Booknews
This canon of autonomic neuroscience includes a lot of information for its size. The 68 articles are divided into 13 chapters covering anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, clinical evaluation of autonomic function, environmental and physical stresses, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disorders, paroxymal autonomic syncopes, catecholamine disorders, central autonomic disorders, peripheral autonomic disorders, orthostatic intolerance syndrome, and management of autonomic disorders. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780125897600
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
06/10/1996
Pages:
343
Product dimensions:
7.13(w) x 10.31(h) x 0.85(d)

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