Accession Number : AD0605727

Title :   VISCERAL AFFERENT ACTIVITY EFFECT ON BRAIN STEM RETICULAR FORMATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. (Final) 1 Jul 63-30 Jun 64,

Corporate Author : HOPITAL HENRI ROUSSELLE PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Dell,P. C.

Report Date : 01 JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The following themes were the object of investigations: (1) Afferent projections acting on the bulbar structures implied in the control of the reticular activating system (RAS). (a) Role of afferents of the IXth and Xth cranial nerves. (b) Role of afferents of spinal origin. (2) Ascending effects synchronized with the activity of the respiratory centers. (3) Comparative study of the immediate and delayed components of reticular responses. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NERVOUS SYSTEM, CONTROL), (*CRANIAL NERVES, INHIBITION), (*RESPIRATORY SYSTEM, NERVE IMPULSES), PHYSIOLOGY, BRAIN, SPINAL CORD, ATTENTION, SLEEP, STIMULATION(PHYSIOLOGY), MOTOR REACTIONS, ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE