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Cardiovascular+Physiology

Cardiovascular+Physiology

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cardiovascular system basic notions
cardiovascular system basic notions

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REGULATION OF CARDIAC OUTPUT

–Heart Rate via sympathetic & parasympathetic nerves
–Stroke Volume

Frank-Starling “Law of the Heart”
Changes in Contractility

MYOCARDIAL CELLS (FIBERS)

Regulation of Contractility
Length-Tension and Volume-Pressure Curves
The Cardiac Function Curve

CARDIAC OUTPUT = STROKE VOLUME x HEART RATE

Autoregulation

(Frank-Starling “Law of the Heart”)

Contractility

Sympathetic
Nervous System

Parasympathetic
Nervous System

STRIATED MUSCLE

CARDIAC MUSCLE

SKELETAL MUSCLE

- Functional Syncytium
- Automaticity

- Motor Units
- Stimulated by Motor Nerves

STRUCTURE OF A MYOCARDIAL CELL

Mitochondria

Sarcolemma

T-tubule

SR

Fibrils

SARCOLEMMA

10%

Mitochondria

THICK
MYOFILAMENT

THIN MYOFILAMENT

SR

Ca++

T-tubule

20%

80%

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