Elements of Physiology, Volumen2

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Electric properties of the blood
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Of the forms of the vascular system in the animal kingdomCircular cur
176
Of the GENERAL PhenomENA of the circulation The hearts actionits
183
Of the hEARt considered as the cause of the circulation of the blood
196
OF THE Action of the Bloodvessels IN THE PRocesses of Absorption
245
Of the LYMph Physical and chemical properties of lymph Human
265
Of the FUNctions of the Absorbents Source of the lymph 1 Of
276
OF THE CHEMICAL CHANGES PRODUCED IN THE ORGANIC FLUIDS
282
Of the REspiratory Apparatus Different forms of the respiratory appara
294
Chap W Of The chEMical process of REspiration Conditions on which the pro
306
OF THE RFspiratory Movements ANd the REspiratory NER ves a
316
Of DIGEstion IN GENERALThe food Most simple nutritive substances
328
Of the Digestive organs a Of the different forms of the alimentary
338
Of the Move MENTsof the ALIMENTARY can AL1 Deglutitionits three
349
OF THE secretions PourED INto THE DIGEstive cANAL The saliva
361
Of the changes which the food UNDERGors IN THE ALIMENTARY can AL
376
Of chylification Absorption of the chyle Properties of the chyle
403
OF THE FUNction of the spleEN The supraRENAL capsules the thyroid
412
SECTION III OF SECRETroN
418
OF THE PRocess of secretion l Of the causes of secretion General
440
Of the ELIMINAtion of the EFFETE DEcoMposed MATTERs Cause
454
Of Nutrition a Of the nutritive process Nature of the process
478
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE NERVES
486
CHAP IIOf the Excitability of the NER ves 1 Action of stimuli on the nerves
497
Of the Active PRINciple of the NER ves Comparison with electricity
515
influence over organic processes 604612
604
Of the BRAIN 1 Comparative anatomy of the brain 2 Of the powers
639
Of the Muscular and the Allied Motions 1 Of the contractile tissues
648
Of the causes of Motion IN ANIMAlsCauses of motion in plants and
657
Of the INvoluntary ANd the voluntary Movements Classification of mus
666
Of the Movements of LocoMotion Animals destitute of locomotion
677
I Of the general conditions for the production of sounds Cause of sound
687
Of Speech Classifications of articulate sounds A Mute sounds of
700
BOOK
707
Of the Action of the RETINA optic NERVE AND seNsorium IN vision l
738
Of the physical conditions Essential to hearing I Oſ undulations
746
Of The Actions of the auditory NER ve Influence of the mind in hear
768
OF THE Physical conditions for the PERCEPTION of odoursExistence
771
Of the sensations of TASTE AND THE ACTIONs of THE GUSTATory NERVEs
777
OF THE MIND
783
PhENoMENA RESULTING FROM the Action of The MIND AND BODY
790
Of the TEMPERAMENTs Arrangements of the temperaments Dis
803
Of HoMogeneous or Nonsexual GENERATION
815
Page Chap II OF THE MULTIPLication of INDividuals by the Division of PERFEctly
817
Of the seMEN Composition of the semen The spermatozoa
824
The theory of sexual GENERAtion a Wolfs theory b Critical
837
OF BIRTH AND THE changes of DEvKLoPMENT which TAKE PLACE
847
OF THE DIFFERENT ages of periods of LIFE 1 The embryonic
853
The Allantois Umbilical Vesicle and Umbilical CordDevelopment
865
OF THE SENsitive AND Motor Roots of the spinAL NERVEs Experiments
877

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Página 385 - Dr. Beaumont [of St. Martin celebrity] has instituted several experiments with a view to determine the power of acids in dissolving articles of food; and the results which he obtained, although they varied somewhat according to the substances employed in the experiments, have nevertheless led him to the conclusion that no other fluid produces the same effect on food which the gastric juice docs, and that IT is the only solvent of aliment
Página 512 - On laying bare the roots of the spinal nerves, I found that I could cut across the posterior fasciculus of nerves, which took its origin from the posterior portion of the spinal marrow without convulsing the muscles of the back; but that on touching the anterior fasciculus with the point of the knife, the muscles of the back were immediately convulsed.
Página 702 - ... of all objects, even of our own limbs, in the retina are equally inverted, and therefore maintain the same relative position. Even the image of our hand while used in touch is seen inverted. The position in which we see objects we call, therefore, the erect position. A mere lateral inversion...
Página 192 - The course of the blood from the right side of the heart, through the lungs, to the left...
Página 560 - The parts which are supplied with motor power by the sympathetic nerve continue to move, though more feebly than before, when they are separated from their natural connections with the rest of the sympathetic system, and wholly removed from the body.
Página 764 - For nearly the first twelve months he stated that he had emissions in coitu, or that he had the sensations of emission. That then he had erections and coitus at distant intervals, but without the sensation of emission. After two years he had erections very rarely and very imperfectly, and they generally ceased immediately upon the attempt at coitus.
Página 330 - Nay, if we judge according to what is known from universal observation, as well as from experiments which have been actually made by physiologists regarding food ; we are led to the directly opposite conclusion, namely, that the more perfect animals could not...
Página 86 - ... degrees of heat. This amount of heat is sufficient to raise the temperature of 1 oz. of water by that number of degrees, or from 32° to 197509-3°; or to cause 136-8 Ibs.
Página 419 - A remarkable sympathy is observed to exist between the mucous membranes ; thus their diseases, particularly the mucous discharges and the catarrhal affections, have a great tendency to spread in them. By virtue of this sympathy, the state of one part of these membranes may be ascertained by examining another, so that the state of the mucous membrane of the tongue indicates the condition of that of the stomach and intestinal canal.

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