lec16-16 - cells of the SA node. h The sympathetic nerves...

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KIN 205: Chapter 14, Cardiovascular Physiology: The control of the heart function is primarily exerted by the autonomic nervous system and modulated by the endocrine system. h Both the autonomic nervous system and the endocrine system affect on heart rate by acting mainly on autorhythmic
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Unformatted text preview: cells of the SA node. h The sympathetic nerves and the circulating catecholamines (epinephrine and norepineprine) also exert their action on the striated cardiac cells. Control of heart rate / Cardiac innervation Figure 14-27...
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