The Autonomic Nervous Syste1

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The Autonomic Nervous System Autonomic Nervous System – system of motor neurons within the motor division of the peripheral nervous system that innervates smooth muscle, cardiac muscle & glands. - also known as the involuntary nervous system (subconscious control) & the general visceral motor system * the divisions of the autonomic nervous system Parasympathetic division: pressure, heart rate & respiratory rate), active digestion of food & elimination of waste; Sympathetic division: “fight or flight” system… activated during emergency or Anatomy of the autonomic nervous system:
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course ANTHRO 2000 taught by Professor Monicaoyola during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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