Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine,
Toho University, Tokyo, Japan
Comparative Neuroanatomy of Heart
In cardiac regulating system, the cardiac nervous system has been paid less attention than others such as cardiac conduction system. However, the cardiac nervous system not only controls life-maintaining functions such as heart rate, blood pressure, blood flow and pain delivery but also plays key role to development and progression of heart failure.
Recent research data on molecular physiological mechanisms and ...