Involuntary functions are those bodily activities which are not
within our conscious control. The movements of the muscles in the chest when we
breathe, the beating of our hearts, and control of our blood pressure are all
types of involuntary bodily activities.
Primary Medical Reviewer
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer
H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
September 1, 2011
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
September 01, 2011
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