by P.P. Newman

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1980)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401166836
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Series: Monographs in modern Neurobiology
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1980
Pages: 525
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

I-Nervous Activity and Muscular Contraction.- 1. Neurophysiological Concepts and Methods.- 2. Nerve Impulses.- 3. Synaptic Transmission.- 4. Skeletal Muscle Contraction.- II-The Sense Organs.- 5. Principles of Sensory Activity.- 6. Organ of Balance.- 7. Organ of Hearing.- 8. Organ of Vision.- 9. Organs of Taste and Smell.- III-Central Nervous System.- 10. Reflex Activity.- 11. Skeletal Muscle Tone and Posture.- 12. Control of Posture.- 13. Voluntary Movement.- 14. Disturbances of Motor Functions.- 15. Somatic Sensory System.- 16. Physiology of Pain.- 17. Central Processes of Vision.- 18. Central Processes of Hearing.- 19. Disturbances of Sensory Function.- 20. Nervous Control of the Viscera—Afferent System.- 21. Nervous Control of the Viscera—Efferent System.- 22. Physiology of Emotion.- 23. The Prefrontal Lobes.- 24. The Reticular System.- 25. Learning and Memory.

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