Intestinal Motility and Its Regulation

Producer: SFRS (Service du Film de Recherche Scientifique)

This program focuses on the various types of intestinal movement. It presents experiments performed on an isolated intestine, as well as on a living animal – the recording of contractions, regulation of motility, action of the sympathetic, parasympathetic and extrinsic systems, and intestinal reflexes.


Language: French
Year of production: 1957
Format: VHS PAL, SECAM, NTSC. Also available on CD-ROM (see under Software)
Running time: 23 mins.
Price: Individual use: €15.00 (Europe), €30.00 (rest of the world); Institutional use: €30.00 (Europe), €45.00(rest of the world); the NTSC format is available at an additional cost of €15.00
Note: The original title of this program is La motricité intestinale et sa régulation