autonomic nervous system

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Synonyms for autonomic nervous system

the part of the nervous system of vertebrates that controls involuntary actions of the smooth muscles and heart and glands

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13] studied the effect of short-term breathing exercise on autonomic function.
also found that cardiac autonomic functions were impaired in patients with Vitamin D deficiency despite the absence of overt cardiac involvement and symptoms.
Because of this, the QSART sweat test is another way of looking for autonomic function (which control sweating).
Both the groups were assessed and compared for their autonomic function tests to find out hyper-reactors for those having higher risk for hypertension in future.
For comparison of HRV parameters and autonomic function tests in low, moderate, and high depression groups, Kruskal-Wallis non-parametric test was used.
Twelve-lead electrocardiograms, autonomic function tests, echocardiography and 24-hour rhythm Holter tests were performed.
Effect of one year clofazimine therapy on autonomic functions in lepromatous leprosy with lepra (ENL) reaction.
Cardiac autonomic function###Heart rate and blood pressure variability###Cardiac autonomic function tests
In the present study, we hypothesised that regular extra-school football practice would induce improvements on physical fitness and the autonomic function of children, namely its vagal tone.
Simultaneously with this pain measurement, autonomic functions were continuously registered to measure the autonomic response to pain.
4) Some of the parameters of autonomic function showed significant association with adiposity parameters like truncal fat measured by DEXA and BMI but none of them had any association with insulin resistance.
Boysen A, Lewin MA, Hecker W, Leichter HE, Uhlemann F (2007) Autonomic function testing in children and adolescents with diabetes mellitus.
The cardiac autonomic function was evaluated by measuring the HRV parameters.
Cardiovascular autonomic function correlates with the response to aerobic training in healthy sedentary subjects.