Flashcards in Cardiology Deck (13):
What does the right heart receive ?
Deoxygenated blood from systemic circulation
Directs deoxygenated blood to pulmonary circulation
What does the left heart receive ?
Oxygenated blood from pulmonary circulation
Returns it to systemic circulation
What is atrial natriuretic peptide released from?
Atrial muscle cells
What does ANP do?
Works to reduce blood volume
Decreases aldosterone secretion
Where are beta 1 adrenoreceptors concentrated?
What does the carotid sinus contain?
What is the normal duration of the ST segment ?
What % of cardiac output is received by skin?
A wave of JVP
C wave of JVP
V wave of JVP