Flashcards in Module 2 Deck (10):

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## formula for pressure

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P=perpendicular force/area

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## Monitors the sound of the blood flowing through an artery below the cuff

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stethoscope

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## pressure that represents the maximum pressure the heart produces in the artery

### systolic pressure

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## a persons arterial blood pressure is measured with

### sphygmomanometer

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## when an object is placed in water or any other fluid, an upward force called _____ acts on it

### buoyancy

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## Known as the conservation of mass, a mass of fluid entering a pipe is the same as the mass of fluid of the same density leaving at the other end

### continuity equation

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## defined in terms of the force needed to pull a flat plate at constant speed across a layer of the fluid

### viscosity of the fluid

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## formula for power

### p=pressure x rate of flow

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## Medical term for condition in arteries because of plaque

### atherosclerosis

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