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Unformatted text preview: 2. Special physiology a. Diuretics and vasodilators can be used in the treatment of heart failure and hypertension. b. An increase in total peripheral resistance is a reflex compensation in response to hemorrhage. c. Baroreceptors respond to exercise by increasing parasympathetic outflow and decreasing sympathetic outflow. d. In diastolic dysfunction, the reduction is stroke volume is a consequence of the Frank-Starling mechanism. e. There is an increase in pulse pressure during exercise....
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- Spring '07