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*  Framingham Risk Score
Cardiovascular risk scoring systems give an estimate of the probability that a person will develop cardiovascular disease ... 10 would get cardiovascular disease whether or not they took treatment; and 80 would not have got cardiovascular disease ... year risk of cardiovascular disease it means that we should expect that 20 of these 100 individuals will develop cardiovascular ... For this reason, cardiovascular risk scores are used to determine who should be offered preventive drugs such as drugs to lower ...
*  Essential hypertension
However it is a known risk factor for other serious cardiovascular disease. It has been suggested that vitamin D deficiency is ... Recent studies claim that obesity is a risk factor for hypertension because of activation of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS ... These mechanisms include the activation of the sympathetic nervous system as well as the activation of the renin-angiotensin- ... An overactive sympathetic nervous system, leading to increased stress responses. It is also known that hypertension is highly ...
*  American Physiological Society
The sections are Cardiovascular, Cell and Molecular Physiology, Central Nervous System, Comparative and Evolutionary Physiology ... Journal of Neurophysiology includes articles on all levels of function of the nervous system, from the membrane and cell to ... Endocrinology and Metabolism publishes original, mechanistic studies on the physiology of endocrine and metabolic systems. The ... hepatobiliary system and pancreas. The American Journal of Physiology. Heart and Circulatory Physiology focuses on the ...
*  Baroreflex
Cardiovascular targets of the sympathetic nervous system includes both blood vessels and the heart. Even at resting levels of ... The system relies on specialized neurons, known as baroreceptors, in the aortic arch, carotid sinuses, and elsewhere to monitor ... Autonomic nervous system Baroreceptor Blood pressure Heart rate turbulence Reflex bradycardia Valsalva Maneuver Scheffers. ... The body contains two other, slower acting systems to regulate blood pressure: the heart releases atrial natriuretic peptide ...
*  Cardiovascular System Dynamics Society
The Cardiovascular System Dynamics Society (CSDS), founded in 1976, by organ system physiologist and biomedical engineers, was ... cardiovascular biology, clinical disease, and modeling. The primary theme remains cardiovascular function, its physiologic and ... a historic first in its mathematical and quantitative approach to cardiovascular mechanics. Currently the society includes ...
*  Testosterone and the cardiovascular system
Vigna, GB; Bergami, E (2005). "Testosterone replacement, cardiovascular system and risk factors in the aging male". Journal of ... "Testosterone and the Cardiovascular System: A Comprehensive Review of the Clinical Literature". Journal of the American Heart ... Previously, the higher cardiovascular risk in men has been attributed in part to the negative effects of systemic testosterone ... "The risk of Cardiovascular Events in Men Receiving Testosterone Therapy: An Endocrine Society Statement" (PDF). Endocrine ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Specific Substances: Tobacco: Effects: Cardiovascular System
"Health ... Cardiovascular System" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex - ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Specific Substances: Tobacco: Effects: Cardiovascular System: Secondhand Smoke
Review of recent research finds the effects of secondhand smoke on the heart and cardiovascular system are nearly as bad as ... Repace Associates - Secondhand Smoke and Cardiovascular Disease Reviews the literature up to most recent publications; presents ... Cardiovascular Effects of Secondhand Smoke: Nearly as Large as Smoking ... Secondhand smoke is now recognized as a significant cardiovascular health hazard; summary of findings of 18 recent research ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Specific Substances: Tobacco: Effects: Cardiovascular System: Secondhand Smoke: Stroke
Women already at risk of having a stroke because they smoke cigarettes increase their stroke risk three-fold if they live with a spouse who smokes, according to recent research. (February 27, 2003) ...
*  Cardiovascular examination
The cardiovascular examination is a portion of the physical examination that involves evaluation of the cardiovascular system. ... Peripheral pulses may be included in a cardiovascular system or in a "Extremities" section. The cardiac examination, or ... "The cardiovascular system". Macleod's Clinical Examination (13th ed.). Churchill Livingstone. ISBN 9780702042782. ...
*  Means-Lerman scratch
The Cardiovascular System". Geriatric physical diagnosis: a guide to observation and assessment (illustrated ed.). McFarland. p ... J. Lerman M.D.; J. H. Means M.D. (October 1932). "Cardiovascular symptomatology in exophthalmic goiter". Am Heart J. 8 (1): 55- ...
*  Effects of cannabis
ISBN 978-1-139-48567-8. Jones, R T (2002). "Cardiovascular system effects of marijuana". Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 42 ( ... Jones, R T (2002). "Cardiovascular system effects of marijuana". Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 42 (11): 58-63. doi:10.1002/ ... effects on the cardiovascular system can include increased heart rate, dilation of blood vessels, and fluctuations in blood ... and recent research has identified the endogenous cannabinoid system to be the first neural system to display complete control ...
*  MiR-208
subscription required) Han, M; Toli, J; Abdellatif, M (May 2011). "MicroRNAs in the cardiovascular system". Current Opinion in ... Systems biology and medicine. 3 (2): 183-90. doi:10.1002/wsbm.111. PMC 3058499 . PMID 21305703. Cai, B; Pan, Z; Lu, Y (2010). " ... miR-208 is thought to be dysregulated in various cardiovascular diseases. miR-208 functions in cardiomyocytes regulating the ...
*  Kussmaul's sign
Disorders of the Cardiovascular System; Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 17th, and Self-assessment & Board Review ... This impaired filling causes the increased blood flow to back up into the venous system, causing the jugular vein distension ( ... cardiovescular system questions 15, 29 Meyer, Theo E.; Sareli, Pinhas; Marcus, Richard H.; Pocock, Wendy; Berk, Martin R.; ...
*  Virtopsy
Visualization of the cardiovascular system. Replacement of manual dexterity by the "virtual knife" of the automatic sectional ... which visualises the cardiovascular system of the deceased with the aid of a peristaltic pump and contrast medium; Image- and ... Ebert LC, Ptacek W, Naether S, F├╝rst M, Ross S, Buck U, Weber S, Thali M (2010). "Virtobot--a multi-functional robotic system ... It describes a multi-functional robotic system. The Virtangio machine is a device that is trademarked to Prof. R. Dirnhofer and ...
*  Long-term effects of cannabis
Cardiovascular consequences of marijuana use. Sidney S J Clin Pharmacol. 2002 Nov;42(11 Suppl):58S-63S. Cardiovascular system ... Cardiovascular effects may not lead to serious health issues for the majority of young, healthy users; on the contrary, heart ... Using Marijuana for people with cardiovascular disease constitutes a health risk because it can lead to increased cardiac work ... Fonseca BM, Correia-da-Silva G, Almada M, Costa MA, Teixeira NA (2013). "The Endocannabinoid System in the Postimplantation ...
*  Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma
Hamblin M, Chang L, Fan Y, Zhang J, Chen YE (June 2009). "PPARs and the Cardiovascular System". Antioxid. Redox Signal. 11 (6 ... Takano H, Komuro I (2002). "Roles of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma in cardiovascular disease". J. Diabetes ... PPAR-gamma decreases the inflammatory response of many cardiovascular cells, particularly endothelial cells. PPAR-gamma ...
*  Anaphylaxis
Triggiani, M; Patella, V; Staiano, RI; Granata, F; Marone, G (September 2008). "Allergy and the cardiovascular system". ... Gylys, Barbara (2012). Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach. F.A. Davis. p. 269. ISBN 9780803639133. Archived ... Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction of rapid onset affecting many body systems. It is due to the release of inflammatory ... If death occurs, it is usually due to either respiratory (typically asphyxia) or cardiovascular causes (shock), with 0.7-20% of ...
*  Neurokinin A
doi:10.1046/j.1365-2222.2001.00975.x. Walsh, David A.; McWilliams, Daniel F. (2006). "Tachykinins And The Cardiovascular System ... The immune system is a highly integrated system which receives input from many sources, such as sites of injury, nocireceptors ... Neurokinin A is ubiquitous in both the central and peripheral mammalian nervous systems, and seems to be involved in reactions ... Additionally both SP neurokinin A is found in the neurosensory system and modulates a wide range of inflammatory and tissue ...
*  Chronic progressive lymphedema
Cardiovascular system and lymphatic vessels. Disorders of horses. Chronic progressive lymphedema in draft horses". In Zachary, ...
*  Southern bluefin tuna
The cardiovascular system of tunas, as in many fish species, can be described in terms of two RC networks, in which the system ... Brill, Richard W.; Bushnell, Peter G. (2001). "The cardiovascular system of tunas". Fish Physiology. 19: 79-120. doi:10.1016/ ... The circulatory system works together with the respiratory system to rapidly transport oxygen to tissues. Due to high ... Instead, the southern bluefin tuna seems to implement a system that regulates how actively the rete mirable system heats the ...
*  Aortic arch
"The Cardiovascular System (Blood Vessels)". www2.highlands.edu. Retrieved 2017-04-22. webmaster@studentconsult.com. "Printed ...
*  Birth control
ISBN 0-07-171672-6. Brito, MB; Nobre, F; Vieira, CS (April 2011). "Hormonal contraception and cardiovascular system". Arquivos ... ISBN 0-7657-6058-4. "Hindu Beliefs and Practices Affecting Health Care". University of Virginia Health System. Archived from ...
*  Capillary
"THH:3.09 The cardiovascular system". Retrieved June 3, 2014. Maton, Anthea; Jean Hopkins; Charles William McLaughlin; Susan ... Those with few vesicles, which are primarily found in the central nervous system. These capillaries are a constituent of the ... ISBN 0-7216-0240-1 Histology image:22401lba from Vaughan, Deborah (2002). A Learning System in Histology: CD-ROM and Guide. ... Reduced capillary density (capillary rarefaction) occurs in association with cardiovascular risk factors and in patients with ...
*  Lymphatic vessel
Unlike the cardiovascular system, the lymphatic system is not closed and has no central pump. Lymph movement occurs despite low ... As part of the lymphatic system, lymph vessels are complementary to the cardiovascular system. Lymph vessels are lined by ... "The Cardiovascular System (Chapter 8)". Hollinshead's Textbook of Anatomy (Fifth ed.). Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven. pp. 72- ... A valve system in place here prevents the absorbed lymph from leaking back into the ISF. There is another system of semilunar ( ...
*  Atrioventricular node
The cardiac conduction system (and AV node part of it) coordinates myocyte mechanical activity. A wave of excitation spreads ... Cardiovascular Pathology. 19 (3): e75-8. doi:10.1016/j.carpath.2008.10.011. PMID 19144541. Anatomy figure: 20:06-02 at Human ... The atrioventricular node, or AV node is a part of the electrical conduction system of the heart that coordinates the top of ... This property is important because loss of the conduction system before the AV node should still result in pacing of the ...
*  Pallid bat
Cardiovascular Systems Dynamics Lab. 11 Feb 2007 . Rambaldini, Daniela A. 2005. Antrozous pallidus, Pallid bat. WBWG Species ... "California Wildlife Habitat Relationships System -- Pallid Bat". Bunkley, Jessie Patrice; Barber, Jesse Rex (2015-11-01). " ...