Physiological variations in the cardiac output of man.
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Physiological variations in the cardiac output of man.

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  • Cardiac output.

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The Physical Object
Paginationp. 157-163 :
Number of Pages163
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Dec 01,  · The increase in blood flow to muscles requires an increase in the cardiac output, which is in direct proportion to the increase in oxygen consumption. The cardiac output is increased by both a rise in the heart rate and the stroke volume attributable to a more complete emptying of the heart by a forcible systolic by: increase cardiac output. fluid systems found in the world of man-made machines. The ten unique characteristics peculiar to the cardiovascular system are: 1. The system is a closed circle rather than being open-ended and linear. 2. The system is elastic rather than rigid. Figure 1. Major Factors Influencing Cardiac Output. Cardiac output is influenced by heart rate and stroke volume, both of which are also variable. SVs are also used to calculate ejection fraction, which is the portion of the blood that is pumped or ejected from the heart with each contraction. To calculate ejection fraction, SV is divided by EDV. Nov 08,  · REGULATION OF CARDIAC OUTPUT It means maintaining a constant cardiac output around 5 litres/min under normal conditions and adjusting the cardiac output as per the physiological demands. It has to be regulated to have an optimum cardiovascular efficiency.

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