History of CV Physiology, Dr. D. Penney


Self-Assessment:

1) Invention of the electrocardiogram occurred in the .......... th Century and is associated with the name ...........................

2) Cardiac output was first measured by ........................, by a method very different from that used today ( T / F ).

3) Hippocrates developed the concept of 4 Spirits and Galen later added the 3 humours ( T / F ).

4) Blood pressure was first measured by ........................, while the first work on the oxygenation of the blood is ascribed to ........................

5) Early work on blood pressure control using cross-circulation models was done by .........................

6) The first cardiac catheteriztion was done by Ernest Starling ( T / F ).

7) Invention of the stethoscope occurred in the .......... th Century and is associated with the name ...........................



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