Chapter 4. Arterial Pressure

  1. George A. Stouffer MD
  1. George A. Stouffer

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch4

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

How to Cite

Stouffer, G. A. (2007) Arterial Pressure, in Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician (ed G. A. Stouffer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169172

Online ISBN: 9780470692608

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Keywords:

  • arterial pressure;
  • pulse wave velocity;
  • aortic pressure;
  • hypertension;
  • mean arterial pressure

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Arterial pressure

  • Aortic pressure

  • Pressure waveform

  • Effects of respiration on aortic pressure

  • Peripheral amplification

  • Noninvasive measurement of blood pressure

  • References