46 - Baroreceptors are mechanoreceptors sensitive to...

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Sheet1 Page 1 Blood Pressure - the regulation of mean arterial blood pressure is accomplished by controlling cardiac output, total peripheral r Baroreceptor reflex - this is a critical reflex pathway that autonomically regulates cardiac output and total peripheral resistance
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Unformatted text preview: Baroreceptors - are mechanoreceptors sensitive to changes in both mean arterial pressure and pulse pressure. When arterial p Review: Influence of parasympathetic and sympathetic activity on mean arterial blood pressure (Figures 10-37, 10-38)....
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This note was uploaded on 10/29/2009 for the course NPB NPB 101 taught by Professor Weidner/wingfield during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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