Flashcards in Heart Physiology Introduction Deck (15)
Does the cardiovascular system maintain homeostasis of interstitial fluid or intracellular fluid?
Is flow to one organ controlled dependently or independently of other organ blood flow?
What is the equation we need to know regarding flow and pressure and resistance?
What is resistance equal to?
L - length
r - radius
n - viscosity
The right AV valve is also known as...
What are the tendons that anchor valve flaps to the heart called?
The left AV valve is also known as...
Bicuspid or mitral valve
Semilunar valves have how many flaps?
The right semilunar valve is called what?
The left semilunar valve is called what?
What determines cardiac output?
SV x HR
What is the node in the right atrium called? The left atrium?
What connects the SA node to the AV node?
What connects the SA node to the bundles of His?