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Unformatted text preview: Guided Reading - Cardiac Output, Blood Flow, and Blood Pressure IV 1. The ability to distend with pressure increases is called A. chronotropism. B. oncotism. C. inotropism. D. compliance. 2. Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors like captopril block the formation of angiotensin II, thus reducing A. vasodilation. B. renal reabsorption. C. vasoconstriction. D. renal excretion. 3. Pulmonary blood pressure is higher than arterial blood pressure because the blood flows a shorter distance. True False 4 The cardiac control center of the _______ coordinates the autonomic innervation of the heart. A. pons B. cerebrum C. medulla oblongata D. midbrain 5. Arterial blood pressure is influenced by A. vasoconstriction. B. cardiac rate. C. cardiac output. D. All of the choices are correct. 6. ____________ inhibits norepinephrine reuptake thereby it induces vasoconstriction. A. Nicotine B. Cocaine C. Norepinephrine D. Muscarine 7. Hydrostatic pressure is ______ and colloid osmotic pressure is ______ at the arterial end of a capillary. 7....
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