Whole Text Index: Blood Pressure


Introduction - Blood Vessel Morphology (Page 1)

Blood Vessel Composition (Pages 2-3)


Compliance:

- Hooke's Law (Page 4)

- Young's Modulus (Page 5)

- Length-Tension Curves (Page 6)

- Definition of Compliance (Pages 7-8)

- of Artery and Vein (Pages 9-10)

- When decreased? (Page 11)


Pulse wave (Pages 12-14)

Aging effects (Page 15)

Normal changes in B.P. (Pages 16-17)

History of B.P. measurement (Pages 18)

B.P. measurement (Pages 19-22)

Pulse wave components (Pages 23-24)


Veins (Pages 25-30)

Venous pressure (Pages 31-33)

Right, above: Corneille Jean Francois Heymans, control of blood pressure, Nobel Prize, 1938.



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