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*  Baroreflex
Autonomic nervous system Baroreceptor Blood pressure Heart rate turbulence Reflex bradycardia Valsalva Maneuver Scheffers. ...
*  Valsalva maneuver
During the first few seconds of the Valsalva maneuver (phase I) the opposite findings will be the case. The Valsalva maneuver ... asking the patient to perform the Valsalva maneuver is used to demonstrate maximum pelvic organ descent. The Valsalva maneuver ... The Valsalva maneuver may be used to arrest episodes of supraventricular tachycardia. The maneuver can sometimes be used to ... The Valsalva maneuver is used to aid diagnosis of intrinsic sphincteric deficiency (ISD) in urodynamic tests. Valsalva leak ...
*  Heart murmur
Handgrip maneuver, by increasing afterload Valsalva maneuver. One study found the Valsalva maneuver to have a sensitivity of 65 ... Valsalva maneuver will increase the intensity of the murmur, as will changing positions from squatting to standing. Atrial ... Valsalva maneuver in mitral regurgitation associated with mitral valve prolapse will decrease left ventricular preload and move ... Both standing and Valsalva maneuver will decrease venous return and subsequently decrease left ventricular filling, resulting ...
*  Toilet-related injuries and deaths
Defecation can be facilitated by the Valsalva maneuver. This maneuver involves contraction of the chest muscles on a closed ... It is further possible that people succumb on the toilet to chronic constipation, because the Valsalva maneuver is often ... According to Sharon Mantik Lewis, Margaret McLean Heitkemper and Shannon Ruff Dirksen, the "Valsalva maneuver … occurs during ...
*  Core stability
"Valsalva maneuver". A simple exercise used to strengthen the abdominals (rectus abdominus, internal/external obliques, and ... Postural Effects on Intra-Abdominal Pressure During Valsalva Maneuver. Arch Phys Mad Rehabil ,, Vol75, 324-327. Anderson, ...
*  Visual impairment due to intracranial pressure
Junqueira, L. F. (2008). "Teaching cardiac autonomic function dynamics employing the Valsalva (Valsalva-Weber) maneuver". AJP: ... They suggested that because aerobic exercise is generally done without Valsalva maneuvers, it is unlikely that ICP will ... Haykowsky, Mark J.; Eves, Neil D.; r. Warburton, Darren E.; Findlay, Max J. (2003). "Resistance Exercise, the Valsalva Maneuver ... An early investigation showed that the brief intrathoractic pressure increase during a Valsalva maneuver resulted in an ...
*  Defecation
Valsalva retinopathy is another pathological syndrome associated with the Valsalva maneuver. The anus and buttocks may be ... Fisher-Hubbard AO, Kesha K, Diaz F, Njiwaji C, Chi P, Schmidt CJ (2016). "Commode Cardia-Death by Valsalva Maneuver: A Case ... Attempting forced expiration of breath against a closed airway (the valsalva maneuver) is sometimes practiced to induce ... in releasing the Valsalva maneuver blood pressure falls; this, coupled with standing up quickly to leave the toilet, can result ...
*  Carotid sinus
Like the valsalva maneuver, it is a therapy for SVT. It is less effective than pharmaceutical management of SVT with verapamil ... Comparison of treatment of supraventricular tachycardia by Valsalva maneuver and carotid sinus massage. Ann Emerg Med. 1998 Jan ...
*  Quantium Medical Cardiac Output
"Validation of the qCO Cardiac Output monitor during Valsalva Maneuver". Annu. Int. Conf. IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc: 240-243. doi ...
*  Massage
It, like the valsalva maneuver, is a therapy for SVT. However, it is less effective than management of SVT with medications. A ... "Comparison of treatment of supraventricular tachycardia by Valsalva maneuver and carotid sinus massage". Ann Emerg Med. 31 (1 ...
*  Glottis
The glottis is also important in the valsalva maneuver. Voiced consonants include /v/, /z/, /ʒ/, /d͡ʒ/, /ð/, /b/, /d/, /ɡ/, /w ...
*  Earl Wood
Use of the Valsalva maneuver to increase man's tolerance to positive acceleration. Fed Proc. 1947;6(1 Pt 2):229. PubMed PMID ... The solutions the team arrived at were the M-1 breath hold maneuver and the G-suit. The M-1 maneuver consisted of a strained ... Voluntary (self-protective) maneuvers which can be used to increase man's tolerance to positive acceleration. Fed Proc. 1946;5( ...
*  Toothache
Classically, sinusitis pain increases upon Valsalva maneuvers or tilting the head forward. Painful conditions which do not ...
*  Scrotal ultrasound
Additional views may also be obtained with the patient performing Valsalva maneuver. The normal adult testis is an ovoid ... With color Doppler, this intratesticular hypoechoic area also showed reflux of vascular flow during Valsalva's maneuver [Fig. ... with phasic variation and retrograde filling during a Valsalva's maneuver [Fig. 27b]. Intratesticular varicocele may appear as ... in impaired blood drainage into the spermatic vein when the patient assumes a standing position or during Valsalva's maneuver. ...
*  Lung hernia
On physical examination, a prominence or mass is seen during Valsalva maneuver. No treatment is needed for correcting lung ...
*  Death during consensual sex
Sexual intercourse can also trigger a subarachnoid hemorrhage via the Valsalva maneuver. A 2011 meta-analysis published in ...
*  Inferior vena cava
"Defecation syncope secondary to functional inferior vena caval obstruction during a Valsalva maneuver". Annals of Vascular ...
*  Respiratory system
The Valsalva maneuver can be carried out voluntarily, but is more generally a reflex elicited when attempting to empty the ... Although not a form of breathing, the Valsalva maneuver involves the respiratory muscles. It is, in fact, a very forceful ... Breathing ceases during this maneuver. Mechanism of gas exchange The primary purpose of the respiratory system is the ... Taylor, D (1996). "The Valsalva Manoeuvre: A critical review". South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society Journal. 26 (1). ISSN ...
*  Rashid Massumi
"Circulatory Effects of the Valsalva Maneuver in Emphysema and the Influence of Ganglionic Blockade". Chest. 41: 34-40. doi: ...
*  Hyperbaric medicine
This can be relieved by ear clearing using the Valsalva maneuver or other techniques. Continued increase of pressure without ...
*  Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
These manipulations are collectively referred to as vagal maneuvers. The valsalva maneuver should be the first vagal maneuver ... Vagal maneuvers, such as the valsalva maneuver, are often used as the initial treatment. If not effective and the person has a ... "BestBets: Comparing Valsalva manoeuvre with carotid sinus massage in adults with supraventricular tachycardia". Archived from ... There are other vagal maneuvers including: holding one's breath for a few seconds, coughing, plunging the face into cold water ...
*  Retinal detachment
Intraocular pressure spikes occur during any activity accompanied by the Valsalva maneuver, including weightlifting. An ...
*  Ultrasonography of chronic venous insufficiency of the legs
Valsalva maneuver - when the patient performs this maneuver, he or she, increases intra-abdominal venous pressure. If the great ... The sapheno-femoral junction is tested by the Valsalva maneuver with the use of color Doppler being helpful at this stage. The ... The dynamic maneuvers also need to be well executed. The need of a specialized training is mandatory which is a huge problem ... Paraná maneuver, makes use of a proprioceptive reflex to test venous muscle pump induced flow. (Proprioceptive refers to a ...
*  Catathrenia
The sufferer holds her or his breath against a closed glottis, similar to the Valsalva maneuver. After a period of time and ...
*  Choking game
These latter actions may augment the effects of hypoxia by approximating the Valsalva maneuver, causing vagal stimulation. The ...
*  Vaginal evisceration
Other risk factors include regular Valsalva maneuver, advanced age, obesity, smoking, immunosuppressive therapy, vaginoplasty, ...