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Diastolic

Of or pertaining to the diastole.


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... function. The data from the images was collected over 360 heart beats in 7 minutes with each beat divided into 24 intervals for analysis. The end diastolic radioactivity detected from the left ventricle was 6400 counts and the end systolic was 3600 counts. Upon calibration the heart was found ...

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by zak
Wed Dec 18, 2013 11:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: biology
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Re: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... possible. I mean, strange things happen - people have a heart on the right side, instead of left - but systolic blood pressure being lower than diastolic blood pressure just doesn't make sense. Systolic blood pressure - When the heart shrinks and pushes the blood into main arteries (aortas), ...

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by teju85
Wed Nov 13, 2013 10:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

It is possible, kinda. Remember that systolic pressure is the pressure measured during ventricular contraction pushing blood out into the system. Diastolic pressure is the pressure when the ventricle is not pushing. Now, if you have a region of the arm where you are measuring the pressure the diastolic ...

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by daniel.kurz
Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Views: 5340

Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?

... a nursing assistant. We've been learning to take blood pressure, and what it means. Systolic is the higher number; pressure when the heart beats. Diastolic is the lower pressure, when the heart rests between beats. Our lecturer said that in some really unusual cases, diastolic can be greater than ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Sun Oct 13, 2013 8:04 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Can Systolic BP ever be less than Diastolic?
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Views: 5340

hydroxyproline

... of concurrent cardiovascular disease, can be associated with increased extracellular matrix (ECM) fibrillar collagen content and abnormal diastolic function. However, the mechanisms causing this left ventricular (LV) remodeling remain incompletely defined. We hypothesized that one determinant ...

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by HerrBiologie
Sun Oct 30, 2011 9:12 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: hydroxyproline
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