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. It represents the largest collection of world-wide autonomic nervous system authorities ever assembled in one book. It is especially suitable for students, scientists and physicians seeking key information about all aspects of autonomic physiology and pathology in one convenient source. Providing up-to-date knowledge about basic and clinical autonomic neuroscience in a format designed to make learning easy and fun, this book is a must-have for any neuroscientist's bookshelf! * Greatly amplified and updated from previous edition including the latest developments in the field of autonomic cardiovascular regulation and neuroscience * Provides key information about all aspects of autonomic physiology and pathology * Discusses stress and how its effects on the body are mediated * Compiles contributions by over 140 experts on the autonomic nervous systemPatients with DLB have a pronounced cholinergic deficit and the treatment of DLB generally parallels that for AD. ... AChE inhibitors, are usually well tolerated at their standard dosings with slight side effects (e.g., nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, weight loss, leg gramps, urinary frequency) ... Dopamine agonists do not offer significant advantages over L-dopa in DLB but have a greater risk to induce psychoticanbsp;...
|Title||:||Primer on the Autonomic Nervous System|
|Author||:||David Robertson, Italo Biaggioni|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2012|