1 - Cardiovascular Physiology I Steve Cala Ph.D Associate Professor Department of Physiology [email protected] PSL 7030/7031 Cardiovascular

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Unformatted text preview: Cardiovascular Physiology I Steve Cala, Ph.D Associate Professor Department of Physiology [email protected] PSL 7030/7031 Cardiovascular Physiology I A. B C. D. E. F. G. H. I. J. K. L. M. Basic anatomy of the heart and cardiovascular system Preview of some key concepts The cardiac cycle Cardiac output: key concepts Control of cardiac output Mechanisms for control of cardiac output Basic anatomy of the vasculature Blood vessels and blood pressure Local control of pressure Heart cell structure Ca2+ homeostasis and excitation-contraction coupling Electrophysiology of the heart Electrocardiography The human cardiovascular system The human cardiovascular system T Right and left branches of the heart Parallel circulatory beds Schematic saggital cross section of the human heart CNS control of muscle contraction Skeletal Muscle Motor cortex Motor axons Neuromuscular junctions Cardiac Muscle Autonomic nervous System modulation Bouton nerve endings Control of the heart by the autonomic nervous system Myocyte control of force Muscle cells involved in contraction Skeletal Muscle Fiber recruitment by motor cortex Cardiac Muscle All heart cells contract every time Systole and Diastole Motor Unit A collection of muscle fibers innervated by a single motor neuron … increase force by recruiting more motor units ...
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2009 for the course PSL 431 taught by Professor Stephenson during the Spring '07 term at Michigan State University.

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