Drugs affecting the autonomic nervous system
journal contributionposted on 2017-01-16, 15:11 authored by Matthew Charlton, Jonathan P. Thompson
The autonomic nervous system (ANS) is a complex system of nervous and humoral mechanisms that modulates the function of the autonomous or visceral organs. Autonomic control of organs aims to maintain homoeostasis in health. Many drugs used in clinical practice can have either primary or secondary effects on the function of autonomic nervous system.
CitationAnaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, 2016, 17 (11), pp. 575-580
Author affiliation/Organisation/COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND PSYCHOLOGY/School of Medicine/Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
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