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A New Approach to the Analysis of Cardiovascular Function: Allometry

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Biological tranformations that lead to structural adaptation to functional demands have been a subject of considerable interest for many decades. This is particularly true for the cardiovascular system. This is seen, for instance, in the case of cardiac hypertrophy caused by chronic pressure overload.

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  • Pulse Wave Velocity
  • Cardiovascular Function
  • Allometric Equation
  • Heart Weight
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Li, J.KJ. (1998). A New Approach to the Analysis of Cardiovascular Function: Allometry. In: Analysis and Assessment of Cardiovascular Function. Springer, New York, NY. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-1744-2_2

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