The cardiovascular system provides adequate blood input to the different body organs, responding to sudden changes in demand for nutrient supplies. For a stroke volume of 80 ml and a cardiac frequency of 70 beats per minute, a blood volume of 5.6 l is propelled per minute. The travel time for oxygen delivery between the right atrium and peripheral tissues has a magnitude of O(s).
KeywordsStroke Volume Atrial Natriuretic Peptide Venous Return Respiratory Sinus Arrhythmia Carotid Sinus
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