lec19-03 - therefore MAP = CO x TPR; This is similar to...

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KIN 205: Chapter 15, Blood Flow: Mean arterial pressure α cardiac output X resistance Mean arterial pressure is a function of cardiac output and resistance in the arterioles : Mean Arterial Pressure: MAP = CO x R(arterioles); R(arterioles) = total peripheral resistance = TPR
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Unformatted text preview: therefore MAP = CO x TPR; This is similar to Ohm's law V = I x R, expanding MAP = Hr x SV x TPR MAP can also be estimated from SBP and DBP as: MAP = DPB + (1/3) (SBP - DBP)...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course KIN 205 taught by Professor Blaber during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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