Unformatted text preview: 11. What is bulk flow? What are the two majors processes? What is Starling’s law of the capillaries? 12. Define net filtration pressure. What is edema? How is it caused? 13. Define velocity of blood flow, volume of blood flow, blood pressure, and resistance. 14. What are the three factors that influence resistance? How can they alter resistance? 15. Define systemic vascular resistance. 16. Explain the two pump systems that help control venous return of blood. 17. Summarize the factors that increase/decrease blood pressure and how they relate to each other. 18. How does the nervous system control blood pressure? What receptors are involved? 19. What hormones are involved in control blood pressure? How do each of them work? 20. Define shock. What are the stages of shock? 21. Define pulse, tachycardia, bradycardia, sphygmomanometer....
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- Spring '08
- cardiovascular system, Blood vessel