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Anesthesia & Analgesia: March-April 1962
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“IT IS THE INTEGRATION itself, the relationship of one functioning part to another, which is mind and which causes the phenomenon of consciousness.”1

Though much of Sherrington's work was concerned with reflexes, a key word in his analysis of the nervous system, more than half a century ago, was integration. In the study of the reticular system, emphasis returns again to his key word and idea.

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