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noun arrangement, artificium, classification, formula, logical process, manner, means, method, modeof management, operation, order, orderliness, orderly combiiation, organization, pattern, plan, policy, practice, procedure, process, program, recipe, regime, regimen, regularity, scheme, settled procedure, state of order, strategy, technique, way
Associated concepts: commercial system, governmental system, judicial system, legal system, retirement system
See also: arrangement, array, avenue, bureaucracy, codification, complex, contrivance, course, development, device, doctrine, form, guide, hierarchy, institute, means, method, mode, modus operandi, opportunity, order, plan, practice, procedure, process, program, rule, scheme, strategy, usage
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Some adverse BP-related mechanisms that may be triggered by alcohol include changes in intracellular calcium levels, baroreflex control, and heart rate and activation of other neurohormonal systems besides the RAAS, such as the sympathetic nervous system (Marchi et al.
Stress triggers dysregulation of the neurohormonal system responsible for cortisol and catecholamine secretion.
7] Other, unseen influences were described by Black[3] who examined the evidence that cohabiting females (both animals and humans) tend to synchronize their menstrual periods because of the effect imperceptible olfactory stimuli (pheromones) have on the neurohormonal system.
1] The degree of activation of the neurohormonal system has been shown to be inversely related to prognosis in patients with CHF.