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Gross Physiology of the Cardiovascular System By Robert Anderson
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A groundbreaking, global overview of the mechanical function of the cardiovascular system, as featured at the website. This text explains fundamental but often... More > misunderstood concepts, such as: the unique hydraulic characteristics of the heart as a pump and the cardiovascular system; the determinants of cardiac output; the mechanism that maintains blood volume equilibrium between the systemic and pulmonary circuits; and the primary contribution of the atria to circulation rate. Distilled from decades of research and surgical experience by Dr. Robert M. Anderson -- a pioneer heart surgeon, biomedical inventor, award-winning professor, and former Associate Dean of the University of Arizona College of Medicine -- the text is a far more explanatory and predictive account than the conventional model featured in many basic physiology textbooks (with its often misleading focus on incomplete parameters such as preload, afterload, contractility, and stroke rate times stroke volume).< Less
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Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac... More > catheterizations, pulmonary-functions, lung capacity, and similar tests. Sample of reported job titles: Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT), Cardiovascular Technician, Cardiology Technician, Cardiac Technician, Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS), EKG/ECG Technician (Electrocardiogram Technician), Echocardiographer, Electrocardiogram Technician (EKG Technician), Registered Cardiac Sonographer (RCS), Cardiopulmonary Technician< Less
Potassium the Heart Mineral: Use a Potassium Diet to Improve Your Heart Function By Christopher Teller
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Why you Should be Concerned with Potassium? Most people don’t think much about potassium, but they do need plenty of it to keep them healthy. And, when they are not feeling good or sick, they... More > think even less about potassium. In this Nook e-book you will discover little talked about uses of potassium and why you need to keep on top of how to use mineral to keep you healthy. What is Potassium Good For? Potassium is well known for keeping your heart strong and pumping, but there are more details you should know about how to use potassium to keep all aspects of your cardiovascular system working, to prevent you from shorting your life. What Should I Do? Go now and click on the buy button to get this inexpensive nook book. You need to know how to use potassium the right way for body health.< Less
Everything You’ll Need to Know Vol.14 Human Circulatory System By RC Ellis
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The function of the circulatory system is to carry oxygen filled blood and nutrients through the body; feeding each individual cell and picking up waste materials like carbon dioxide which it drops... More > off in the lungs to be expelled from the body as we breathe.< Less
Rest and Relax With Reflexology By Best Publications
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“Rest and Relax With Reflexology”includes chapters on The Basics On Reflexology, What Are The Reflexology Points And Areas, Assisting The Cardiovascular System, Assisting Kidney Function,... More > Help With PMS, Bettering Quality Of Life For Cancer Patients, Increasing Energy And Feelings Of Well Being, Emotional Healing With Reflexology, Boosting Your Immune System, How To Do Self Reflexology, Find A Practitioner And Possible Side Effects.Reflexology may be defined as a practice of applying pressure to the feet and hands using thumb,finger,and hand techniques without the use of oils,creams,or lotions.Based on a system of zones, that reflects an image of the body on the feet and hands which in turn effects the physical changes made in the body.< Less
Cardiology for Paramedics By Adam Bennett
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Cardiology doesn’t need to be complicated but it is important to have a good understanding of the heart and how it functions. Cardiology for Paramedics looks at the physiology of the heart and... More > its conduction system and explains the controls of cardiac function and blood pressure and looks at common dysrythmias including myocardial infarctions. A basic knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system is not just of theoretical interest; it is essential in dealing with clinical situation such as interpretation of vital signs, recognition of shock states, management of the, patient with cardiovascular disease, interpretation of electrocardiograms and understanding of the role and effects of medications.< Less
Introductory Human Physiology By Emma Jakoi, Jennifer Carbrey
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Physiology is an integrative science which considers the function of each organ and organ system and their interaction in the maintenance of life. This book is designed to provide the foundation for... More > understanding the normal function of the human body. Each chapter emphasizes the basic concepts that apply to each organ and organ system as well as their integration to maintain homeostasis and proper responses to perturbations such as exercise, illness, and trauma. The organ systems covered include: nervous, muscle, cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine, reproductive, gastrointestinal, and urinary. Examples from daily life activities and clinical scenarios as well as review questions are presented to illustrate basic science principles, to facilitate integration of the course content and to foster problem solving skills.< Less
A one-pot synthesis of substituted Indolizines and Cycl[3.2.2]azines By Dr Mandakini Dutta
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Functionalized indolizines are important structural motif frequently found in biologically important natural products and synthetic pharmaceuticals.Indolizine-based scaffolds have been actively... More > investigated as antiviral, anti-inflammatory, anticancer, and cardiovascular agents. The cycl[3.2.2]azine is a tricyclic aromatic heterocycles having nitrogen as the central atom common to the three rings. This ring system has attracted considerable interest in recent times because of their intersisting physical and chemical properties.< Less
How to Control Your Appetite By Ariadne Sky
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Discover how you can free yourself from uncontrolled habits and get your eating under control once and for all. Learning the habits of intelligent eating might boost your energy, heighten your... More > memory and stabilize your mood. You are able to expand your range of sound food choices and learn how to plan ahead to produce and sustain a gratifying, intelligent diet. By eating right, you make sure that your metabolism functions right - most notably your immune system and your digestive system keep working right. You are likewise protected from different chronic diseases, right from cardiovascular diseases like arterial sclerosis and high blood pressure to diabetes. Here is what you will find inside this book: Introduction to your new life; Basics to breaking binge eating habits; Nutritional tips for conquering cravings; Benefits of meditation; Affirmations for abstinence and Healthy habits for a better life.< Less
Reduce Stress Naturally By Carla Valencia
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Are you seeking to improve your life and reduce stress naturally?. Reduce Stress Naturally will help you to reduce stress in your life!. Stress impacts your life in different ways and it can be more... More > dangerous than you thought. Stress not only increases the likelihood of a stroke but it also interferes with the normal function of the body’s immune system. Doctors agree that stressed individuals have an increased vulnerability to catch an illness and are more susceptible to cardiovascular and allergic diseases. Even worst, being stressed changes the way people respond to smoking, alcohol and eating. Stressed people tend to become physically inactive. Identify what is stress and the three mayor causes. Discover the three negative behaviors that keep you stressed. Find out four ways to deal with it daily!. Take Action: 21 ways to eliminate stress now and more!.< Less