Flashcards for the cardiovascular worksheets.
College: Third year, College: Fourth year
a. Short term mechanisms for regulating blood pressure include regulating what three things?
b. Long term mechanisms will regulate _____________.
Two major arterial baroreceptors are located where?
Using up and down arrows (for this purpose i will say increase or decrease), show the effect of increased blood pressure (BP) on the impulses sent to the brain, the effect on the the parasympathetic (PNS) and sympathetic (SNS) nervous systems and the resulting change in blood pressure.
As a result of these chamges in the PNS and SNS, list two effects on the heart and one on blood vessels.
Similar to question 3, show the effect of decreasing blood pressure.
In addition to the effects on the heart and blood vessels, what hormones were released feom the adrenal gland?
a. What calla in the kidney monitor low blood pressure? __________________________
b. what enzyme is released as a result of low blood pressure? _________________________
c. What does this enzyme act on in the blood? ________________________
Name two effects of Angiotensin II.
a. The main effect of aldosterone is:________________________.
b. How does this increase blood volume?_________________________________