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Reflexes from Respiratory Muscles and Costovertebral Joints

Handbook of Physiology, The Respiratory System, Control of Breathing

  1. Roger Shannon

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp030213

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Shannon, R. 2011. Reflexes from Respiratory Muscles and Costovertebral Joints. Comprehensive Physiology. 431–447.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, University of South Florida School of Medicine, Tampa, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Reflexes from Thoracic Wall
    • 1.1
      Spinal Segmental and Intersegmental Effects of Intercostal Muscle Proprioceptors
    • 1.2
      Supraspinal Effects of Intercostal Muscle Proprioceptors on Respiratory Control
    • 1.3
      Intercostal Muscle Mechanoreceptors Other Than Tendon Organs and Muscle Spindle Endings
    • 1.4
      Cutaneous Reflex Effects on Respiratory Activity
    • 1.5
      Supraspinal Effects of Costovertebral Joint Mechanoreceptors on Respiratory Control
  • 2
    Reflexes from Abdominal Respiratory Muscles
    • 2.1
      Spinal Segmental and Intersegmental Effects of Abdominal Respiratory Muscle Proprioceptors
    • 2.2
      Supraspinal Effects of Abdominal Muscle Proprioceptors on Respiratory Control
  • 3
    Reflexes from Diaphragm
    • 3.1
      Spinal Segmental and Intersegmental Effects of Diaphragm Proprioceptors
    • 3.2
      Supraspinal Effects of Diaphragm Proprioceptors on Respiratory Control