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reticular activating system

Michael Kent

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198568506
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727788
reticular activating system

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One of two parts of the reticular formation in the brain-stem that maintains an alert state in the cerebral cortex and is concerned with ...

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Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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