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Author Pierrot-Deseilligny, Emmanuel.

Title The circuitry of the human spinal cord : spinal and corticospinal mechanisms of movement / Emmanuel Pierrot-Deseilligny, David Burke.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.

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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 606 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Short Interval Intracortical Facilitation (SICF).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. General methodology -- 2. Monosynaptic Ia excitation, homosynaptic depression, and transcortical Ia excitation -- 3. Fusimotor mechanisms, muscle spindles and their role in the control of movement -- 4. Recurrent inhibition -- 5. Reciprocal Ia inhibition -- 6. Ib pathways -- 7. Group II pathways -- 8. Presynaptic inhibition of Ia terminals -- 9. Cutaneomuscular, withdrawal and flexor reflex afferent ('FRA') responses -- 10. Propriospinal transmission of descending motor commands -- 11. Spinal and corticospinal pathways in different movements -- 12. Spinal and corticospinal pathways in stance and gait -- 13. Plasticity in spinal and corticospinal pathways -- 14. Contribution of spinal pathways to the pathophysiology of movement disorders; Index.
Summary A comprehensive review of the corticospinal and spinal contributions to the control of movement in human subjects.
Note Print version record.
Subject Spinal cord.
Spinal cord -- Diseases.
Motor ability.
Movement disorders.
Spinal Cord -- physiology.
Neural Pathways -- physiology.
Somatosensory Cortex -- physiology.
Spinal Cord Injuries -- physiopathology.
Neural Pathways -- physiology.
Somatosensory Cortex -- physiology.
Spinal Cord -- physiology.
Spinal Cord Injuries -- physiopathology.
Science.
Physiology.
MEDICAL -- Neuroscience.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Neuropsychology.
Motor ability. (OCoLC)fst01027564
Movement disorders. (OCoLC)fst01028493
Spinal cord. (OCoLC)fst01129853
Spinal cord -- Diseases. (OCoLC)fst01129861
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Burke, David C.
Other Form: Print version: Pierrot-Deseilligny, Emmanuel. Circuitry of the human spinal cord. Cambridge, England ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9780521192583 (DLC) 2012013327 (OCoLC)746839317
Print version: Pierrot-Deseilligny, Emmanuel. Circuitry of the Human Spinal Cord. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9780521192583
ISBN 9781139379182 (electronic bk.)
1139379186 (electronic bk.)
9781139026727 (electronic bk.)
1139026720 (electronic bk.)
9781139376327
1139376322
9780521192583 (hardback)
0521192587 (hardback)
Standard No. AU@ 000058163618
DEBBG BV042793300
DEBSZ 431111103

 
    
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