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Old 09-28-2012
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Heart PRELOAD vs. AFTERLOAD

I know that Preload = Ventricular Filling and Afterload = pumping of the blood into the Aorta...but I don't remember much beyond that! HELP!

Sorry, I know this is probably a stupid question, but I'm drawing a complete blank!
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In 5 words:

Preload is : IntraVascular Fluids.
Afterlad is : Systolic Blood Pressure.
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