ANS outline - Chapter 16 The Autonomic Nervous System I An Overview of the ANS A Objectives 1 Compare the organization of the autonomic nervous

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Chapter 16: The Autonomic Nervous System I. An Overview of the ANS A. Objectives 1. Compare the organization of the autonomic nervous system with that of the somatic nervous system 2. List the divisions of the ANS and give the functions of each a. autonomic nervous system (ANS) b. preganglionic neurons c. preganglionic fibers d. ganglionic neurons e. autonomic ganglia f. postganglionic fibers B. Divisions of the ANS (vocabulary) a. sympathetic division b. parasympathetic division II. The Sympathetic Division A. Objectives 1. Describe the structures and functions of the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system. 2. Describe the mechanisms of neurotransmitter release in the sympathetic division. 3. Describe the effects of sympathetic neurotransmitters on target organs and tissues. a. sympathetic chain ganglia b. collateral ganglia B. Organization and Anatomy of the Sympathetic Division 1. Sympathetic Chain Ganglia a. sympathetic nerves 2. Collateral Ganglia a. splanchnic nerves
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 24011 taught by Professor Pan during the Fall '11 term at HCCS.

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ANS outline - Chapter 16 The Autonomic Nervous System I An Overview of the ANS A Objectives 1 Compare the organization of the autonomic nervous

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