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Pain( )
Author: Hains, Bryan C.
Series title:Gray Matter Ser.
Publication Date:Jan 2007
Publisher:Facts On File, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $35.00
Book Description:

Our bodies receive information about our internal state and the external environment through our sensory system. Touch, thermal, and pain stimuli, for example, are processed by this complex system. Specialized receptors detect stimuli and convert information into a neural code interpreted as sensation. The interpretation can be affected by the nervous system, as well as by surgery, medication, and the power of the mind. Pain explores the workings of the somatosensory and pain...
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Detailed Subjects: Medical / Pain Medicine
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7 x 9.25 x 0.52 Inches
Book Weight:0.73 Pounds

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