Weeks 4-5 Objective Assignment

Weeks 4-5 Objective Assignment - arteries. PART 2:...

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Biology 216 Objectives Chapter 19: The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels PART 1: OVERVIEW OF BLOOD VESSEL STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION 1. Describe the three layers that typically form the wall of a blood vessel, and state the function of each. 2. Define vasoconstriction and vasodilation. 3. Describe the structure and function of a capillary bed. 4. Describe the structure and function of veins, and explain how veins differ from
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Unformatted text preview: arteries. PART 2: PHYSIOLOGY OF CIRCULATION 1. List and explain the factors that influence blood pressure, and describe how blood pressure is regulated. 2. Define hypertension. Describe its manifestation and consequences. 3. Define circulatory shock. List several possible causes. 4. Describe the structure and special function of the hepatic port system....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course BIOL 216 & 216L taught by Professor . during the Fall '10 term at Mountain State.

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