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Old 03-28-2011
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Heart Systolic and Diastolic pressures and factors affecting them

Guys I just got super confused. Kaplan says that systolic pressure is related to CO while Diastolic pressure is related to TPR.

Pass program teacher says the opposite. He says that systolic is related to resistance and diastolic is related to volume.

Who is right??????/
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I always thought Systolic was due to CO (contraction = higher mm Hg), and Diastolic was due to pressure in veins/veinules that sorta thing, which is directly related to TPR.
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Help Difference ???

What is the difference between systolic pressure generated by LV
And systolic pressure of Pulse pressure formula ?
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