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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These dogs have a problem with their autonomic nervous systems, Moise says.
While it is good to feel the nibble or the take or see the strike, and it is wonderful to set the hook, these serve only to trigger our autonomic nervous systems into the same state of high arousal as our prey's.
located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is an 18 year old FDA-GMP compliant manufacturer of advanced medical devices for non-invasive measurement of sEMG and autonomic nervous systems.
Neuromodulation, through the use of electrical impulses to modulate the activity in the central, peripheral or autonomic nervous systems, has the potential to enhance the quality of life in individuals who suffer severe chronic illness due to persistent pain, spasticity, movement disorders, epilepsy, ischemia, cardiac, bowel and bladder dysfunction, among other conditions.
Peripheral arterial tonometry is based on Itamar's 1997 discovery of a neurovascular signal that, in conjunction with Itamar's proprietary Digital Signal Processing technology and interpretation algorithms can provide valuable medical data on conditions involving the cardiovascular and autonomic nervous systems.
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