Stroke Volume, Compliance, and Pressures - USMLE Forums
USMLE Forums Logo
USMLE Forums         Your Reliable USMLE Online Community     Members     Posts
Home
USMLE Articles
USMLE News
USMLE Polls
USMLE Books
USMLE Apps
Go Back   USMLE Forums > USMLE Step 1 Forum > USMLE Step 1 High Yield > USMLE Step 1 Bits & Pieces

USMLE Step 1 Bits & Pieces High yield short focused points, monographs, charts, illustrations, tables, and other stuff related to the USMLE Step 1 Exam.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 10-08-2013
USMLE Forums Newbie
 
Steps History: Step 1 Only
Posts: 1
Threads: 1
Thanked 5 Times in 1 Post
Reputation: 15
Heart Stroke Volume, Compliance, and Pressures

Stroke Volume = ↑ Pulse pressure
↓Compliance of the arterial (Aorta) = ↑ Pulse pressure

Stroke Volume = ↑ Systolic pressure
↓Compliance of the arterial (Aorta) = ↑ Systolic pressure

Stroke Volume = ↓ Diastolic pressure (TPR)
↓Compliance of the arterial (Aorta) = ↓ Diastolic pressure (TPR)

↓Compliance of the arterioles = ↑ Diastolic pressure (TPR)
↑ Compliance of the arterioles = ↓ Diastolic pressure (TPR)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
The above post was thanked by:
Anupama Singh (01-15-2014), excellence (12-10-2013), Nijhum (12-10-2013), s_patel (11-14-2013), Yaya (12-10-2013)



  #2  
Old 12-10-2013
USMLE Forums Scout
 
Steps History: Not yet
Posts: 17
Threads: 5
Thanked 8 Times in 4 Posts
Default

I always wondered why is it that reduced arteriolar compliance increases DBP?
__________________
Impossible is impossible!
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message



Reply

Tags
Cardiovascular-, Physiology-

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the USMLE Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Medical School
Choose "---" if you don't want to tell. AMG for US & Canadian medical schools. IMG for all other medical schools.
USMLE Steps History
What steps finished! Example: 1+CK+CS+3 = Passed Step 1, Step 2 CK, Step 2 CS, and Step 3.

Choose "---" if you don't want to tell.

Favorite USMLE Books
What USMLE books you really think are useful. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.
Location
Where you live. Leave blank if you don't want to tell.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
embolic stroke vs thrombotic stroke medicalbiology USMLE Step 1 Forum 1 08-30-2013 07:37 AM
Pulse Pressure and Stroke Volume cage92 USMLE Step 1 Forum 2 07-10-2013 08:39 AM
Diastolic pressure and Stroke volume intelinside USMLE Step 1 Forum 2 02-16-2013 03:42 PM
Squatting and Stroke Volume! flowerlady USMLE Step 1 Forum 3 02-13-2012 11:58 PM
Decreased Contractility and Stroke Volume in Acidosis? Cautie Pie USMLE Step 1 Forum 4 04-23-2011 08:20 PM

RSS Feed
Find Us on Facebook
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

USMLE® & other trade marks belong to their respective owners, read full disclaimer
USMLE Forums created under Creative Commons 3.0 License. (2009-2014)