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phasic

transient.
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In defining the impact of treatments on tonic versus phasic symptoms of irritability within the context of the underlying diagnoses, Dr.
This altered expression of autophagy gene is more obvious in soleus muscles, since soleus muscle has a characteristic to work as a tonic muscle with higher autophagy activities compared to phasic muscle (gastrocnemius).
His full-night VEEG-PSG on his 9th day of admission revealed low sleep efficiency (52%) and REM sleep (8%), mostly with phasic electromyography activity but REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) was not recorded.
PD patients with RBD had significantly higher percentages of tonic and phasic EMG activity than patients without RBD.
In a study comparing the EDA of children with ASD to children with sensory modulation disorder alone, children with ASD had atypical physiological arousal (tonic EDA), while children with SMD had atypical higher physiological reactivity (phasic EDA) across all sensory domains when compared to typically developing controls (Schoen et al., 2009).
To measure the spontaneous phasic contractile activity, and the contractile responses to cholinergic neurotransmission, muscle strips were incubated with 100 [micro]M L-NAME and 1 [micro]M MRS2500 (to inhibit nitrergic and purinergic inhibitory motor neurons) prior to the delivery of square-wave pulses of electrical field stimulation (EFS) (0.3 ms duration), 150 V and 30 sec duration (supramaximal voltage; Grass S48 stimulator) [16].
Additionally, CRF has been demonstrated to decrease sensory-evoked phasic responses by LC [65, 86].
Before the cutoff point at which the time-penetration resistance curves show any phasic change, each curve's growth rate over time is slow with a small increase, whereas after the cutoff point of each curve, the growth rate accelerates with a rapidly expanding increase, namely, the solidification rate of the slurry changes from a stage featuring slow growth to one characterized by rapid growth.
Contractions of the phasic adductor muscle rapidly close the valves (Lowy 1954; Millman 1967), whereas the hinge ligament (Alexander 1966, Marsh et al.
In the present study, resting state (tonic) EDA signals were recorded during 120 seconds, whereas phasic EDA signals were recorded during the Raven Progressive Matrices (RSPM) protocol, which requires subjects to answer 20 questions.
At first, we focused on the questionnaire for evaluation of stress caused by phasic task demand [4].