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As tlie existing skeletal muscles have chemoreceptors that drive the exercise pressor reflex, massive sympathoexcitation is driven during exercise.
The polynomial pattern response was most certainly a reflection of the many ways that the central command and the exercise pressor reflex can respond to allow for patterned HR responses in spite of impending volitional fatigue (10,12,14,15,19,22,24,25,31).
When the pressor reflex is activated during exercise, marked increases in heart rate and arterial pressure occur.