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Carotid

Carotid

Pertaining to the carotid artery.


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Marey's Law

This law can be simply explained by the following mechanism firstly we know that baroreceptors (which found in aortic arch and carotid sinus) are sensetive to changes in Blood pressure when the blood pressure is elevated...baroreceptors are activated and sending afferent vagal impluses ...

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by mostafaseb
Tue Oct 12, 2010 9:00 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Marey's Law
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Views: 20284

Re: Is a persons radial pulse the same as their carotid pulse?

Thanks, just seemed to obvious haha, I mean, I'm not complaining about getting easy questions :)

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by arsenal12345
Fri Oct 02, 2009 5:56 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is a persons radial pulse the same as their carotid pulse?
Replies: 2
Views: 1806

Is a persons radial pulse the same as their carotid pulse?

Hi everyone, sorry it may be a bit of a silly question, but i've got to answer it for homework, i assume they would be the same, but thought i'd better check because the answer seems too obvious thanks!

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by arsenal12345
Thu Oct 01, 2009 12:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is a persons radial pulse the same as their carotid pulse?
Replies: 2
Views: 1806

Re: Marey's Law

- The influence of arterial blood pressure on heart rate is dependent upon the baroreceptors, which are found in the aortic arch and the carotid sinus - Changes in HR from baroreceptor activation is due to reciprocal changes in both the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems - These ...

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by guyface
Sat Jul 19, 2008 8:11 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Marey's Law
Replies: 9
Views: 20284

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... Issue 1, September 2005, Pages 1-29 Mithen, S., 1998 (Ed). Creativity in Human Evolution and Prehistory, London: Routledge Murphy, N. B. (1968). Carotid cerebral angiography in Uganda: review of boo consecutive cases. East African M. 7.,1968,45,47-60. Nielsen,R., Bustamante,C., Clark,A.G., Glanowski,S., ...

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by bluecafe669
Tue Apr 15, 2008 12:50 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
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