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Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

.... Electrocardiographic leads are connected to the monitor and pulmonary artery catheter transducers are transferred. The chest tube suction is reestablished. ....

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the heart

.... The pulmonary semilunar valve is located in the front of the pulmonary artery and allows blood going to the lungs to flow out of the right ventricle but ....

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Physiology of the cardiovascul

.... Humans have myelinated Baroreceptors, found in the carotid artery in the neck, the pulmonary arteries and in the aortic arch. They ....

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Failure Old Sketchbook Diaries

.... You would be thrust into my pulmonary artery, cascades of iron and rust falling around you, twisting you around like a felled surfer caught in a wave six feet ....

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Changing Heart Rates Study

.... pressure continues to rise until eventually the pulmonary and aortic valves are forced open and blood is ejected into the pulmonary artery and aorta (Crowley ....

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease / Congestive Heart Failure

.... that you can do such as lung therapies (oxygen therapy or pulmonary rehabilitation); manage .... heart failure (CHF) can be caused by coronary artery disease, heart ....

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Structure of the Heart

.... The de-oxygenated blood is pumped into the pulmonary artery. .... Williams G.(2000) The pulmonary artery carries the blood to the lungs. ....

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Would People Gain More Weight to Have Weight Loss Surgery

.... bariatric surgery prolongs life because it reduces or eliminates or reduces health risk factors such as pulmonary hypertension, coronary artery disease, and ....

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Respiratory System

.... This returns to the inferior vena cava in the right atrium to the right ventricle to the pulmonary artery going back into the lungs where gas exchange is taken ....

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Structure of the lungs.

.... On its outside is a dense network of blood capillaries, all of which originate from the pulmonary artery and rejoin to form the pulmonary vein. ....

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Smoking does kill

.... the major cause of the narrowing of the carotid artery in the .... Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) can contain any chronic upper respiratory infection. ....

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Crusading for Animal Rights

.... fifteen "mentally defective¢ infants, ages two days to nine months, and were used to determine the normal blood pressure in the pulmonary artery during the ....

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Genetic Screening for Factor V Leiden

.... is the most common genetic cause of venous thrombosis, which leads to deadly pulmonary embolism when the part of the clot breaks away to the pulmonary artery. ....

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volcanoes

.... This contracts also and makes the blood flow out of the left ventricle, into the aorta, while blood flows into the pulmonary artery from the right ventricle. ....

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pshycology test

.... for coronary artery disease, anginal patterns, and history of myocardial infarction: The left and right ventricular function (exercise caacity, pulmonary edema ....

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Effects of High Altitude on the Body

.... will never be gained (Dietz 2). The body in response to lower oxygen levels increases depth of respiration and pressure in the pulmonary artery which forces ....

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The Heart and the Circulatory

.... When the artery is completely closed or occluded, a section of the heart muscle .... clots can break loose and flow to the lungs, causing a pulmonary embolism and ....

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Radioisotopes

.... Thallium-201 For diagnosis of coronary artery disease other heart conditions such .... 81m Krypton-81m gas can yield functional images of pulmonary ventilation, eg ....

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Benefits of Physical education

.... Cardiac output is equivalent to pulmonary blood flow and how the lungs add .... improve cholesterol levels and so lower the risk for coronary artery disease only ....

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Down Syndrome

.... There is a narrow pulmonary artery, making it difficult to get blood to the lungs and putting more strain on the right ventricle (Common Heart Defects). ....

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An Account of the Anatomy and Physiology of Congenital Heart

.... structure requires separation of the atrial and ventricular components (and also the division of the arterial segment into the aorta and pulmonary artery). ....

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Richard Trenton Chase: The Mind of a Killer

.... wrong with his blood. Once he even entered a hospital looking for the person who had stolen his pulmonary artery. He was admitted to ....

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Heart disease

.... of the heart characterized by a defect in the ventricular septum, misplacement of the origin of the aorta, narrowing of the pulmonary artery, and enlargement ....

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Alcohol

.... in an increased heart rate, artery constriction, heart attack, and sudden death may occur. When inhaled cocaine can cause pulmonary hemorrhage, bronchitis, or ....

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Disorders of the heart

.... the pressure of the blood inside the ventricles sufficiently to force the pulmonary aortic valves open and blood is ejected into the pulmonary artery and the ....

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