CV Review, Essentials, Develop. Physiol., Dr. D. Penney

Compliance - The Equation:

C = Change in Volume / Change in Pressure

For Example:

80 ml / 40 mmHg = 2 ml / mmHg

Elastance (E) = 1 / C or Change in Pressure / Change in Volume

Figure 1.07. The Concept of Compliance.


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