Neurophysiology of the esophagus

Christina Brock, Anne Brokjaer, Asbjørn Mohr Drewes, Adam D Farmer, Jens Brøndum Frøkjaer, Hans Gregersen, Christian Lottrup

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The following, from the 12th OESO World Conference: Cancers of the Esophagus, includes commentaries on the methods and characteristics of esophageal afferents in humans; the pitfalls in characterization of mechanosensitive afferents; the sensitization of esophageal afferents in human studies; the brain source modeling in the understanding of the esophagus-brain axis; the use of evoked brain potentials in the esophagus; and measuring descending inhibition in animal and human studies.

Original languageEnglish
JournalAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)57-68
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2014


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