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Underpinning neuroanatomy and physiology 

Underpinning neuroanatomy and physiology
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Underpinning neuroanatomy and physiology
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10.1093/med/9780199547340.003.0002
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date: 19 October 2020

Divisions of the nervous system 34

Cells of the nervous system 36

Action potentials 38

Neurotransmission 40

Neurotransmitters in health and illness 42

Functional areas of the brain 44

Spinal pathways 47

Autonomic nervous system 48

Cranial nerves 50

The blood–brain barrier 52

Cerebral haemodynamics ...

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