Factors That Affect The Speed Of Nerve Impulse Propagation

Factors That Affect The Speed Of Nerve Impulse Propagation. Factors affecting nerve impuls’s speed. The two main factors are insulation by the myelin sheath and the diameter of the axon.

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Factors that affect the speed of conduction. An increase in the diameter of the axon increases the speed of nerve. The effect of these factors on overall nerve conduction is startling.

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