Identification of a cortical site for stress-induced cardiovascular dysfunction

Cechetto, David F.
October 1994
Integrative Physiological & Behavioral Science;Oct-Dec94, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p362
Academic Journal
Reviews the evidence indicating that the insular cortex could mediate stress-induced cardiovascular responses. Visceral inputs to the insular cortex; Autonomic responses from the insular cortex; Organization of insular connections; Efferent pathways and neurotransmitters for automatic responses from insular cortex; Cardiovascular consequences of stroke mediated by the insular cortex.


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