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Fundamentals of Human Physiology 4th Edition

Fundamentals of Human Physiology (4th Edition)

Book Edition4th Edition
Author(s)Sherwood
ISBN9780840062253
PublisherCengage
Subjecthealth
Chapter 10, End of Chapter, POINTS TO PONDER, Exercise 2
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Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

a. What is the systolic pressure?

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

b. What is the diastolic pressure?

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

c. What is the pulse pressure?

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

d. What is the mean arterial pressure?

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

e. Would any sound be heard when the pressure in an external cuff around the arm was 130 mm Hg? (Yes or no?)

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

f. Would any sound be heard when cuff pressure was 118 mm Hg?

Assume a person has a blood pressure recording of 125/77.

 

g. Would any sound be heard when cuff pressure was 75 mm Hg?

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