Flashcards in Circulatory Deck (17)
what blood vessels carry blood away from the heart?
which valve is located at the exit of the heart?
semi lunar valves
which part of the heart has the thickest myocardium?
what is another name for the right atrio ventricular valve?
the membrane sac that makes up the outer layer if the heart is called the...
which chamber of the heart receives blood from the pulmonary veins?
which arteries provide blood to the heart muscle itself?
what is the largest artery in the human body?
where does the exchange of gases occur?
the inner layer of the all blood vessels is made up of...
the pulmonary artery carries...
oxygen poor blood
a red blood cells is in the renal capillaries, where would it travel next?
the main role of the SA node is too
send an electrical impulse across the two atria causing the atria to contract
what is the order of electrical impulse in the heart?
- SA node
- AV node
-bundle of His
- Bundle of branches
- Purkinjie fibres
whats normal blood pressure?
where is blood pressure measured using a blood pressure cuff?