Author:BARCROFT, Henry (1904-1998); H.J.C. SWAN


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Sympathetic Control of Human Blood Vessels.

By: BARCROFT, Henry (1904-1998); H.J.C. SWAN.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London:, Edward Arnold, (1953).: 1953

Seller ID: RB1016

Series: Monographs of the Physiological Society, no. 1. 8vo. vii, 165 pp. Figs., index. Brown boards printed in black; faded spine. Very good. The first six chapters focus on circulation in skeletal muscle; the appendix takes an historical context of plethysmography. Barcroft was Swan's mentor, and they, "published a series of landmark works that defined the nature of the human vascular response to sympathomimetic agents. Published over 50 years ago at the dawning of the era of cardiac catheterization, these classic manuscripts foreshadowed the research that was later to make him [Swan] o... View more info