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Search Results for: perfusion

Perfusion

Definition noun, plural: perfusions (physiology) The act of perfusing, such as the pouring over or through of a fluid by way... Read More

Tissue perfusion

Definition noun The volume of blood that flows through a unit quantity of the tissue, and is often expressed in unit: ml... Read More

Actions of Caffeine in the Brain with Special Reference to Factors That Contribute to Its Widespread Use

IV. Actions of Caffeine on Brain Functions and Behavior Having discussed the molecular and neuronal actions of caffeine,... Read More

Respiration

Organization of the Respiratory System Each lung is composed of air sacs called alveoli - the sites of gas exchange with... Read More

Scientists brought dead pig brain partly back to life

Death is inevitable to any entity that has life. When there is a beginning there ought to be an end.  However, the recent... Read More

Shock

shock 1. (Science: psychiatry) A sudden disturbance of mental equilibrium. 2. (Science: cardiology) A condition of profound... Read More

Tissue distribution

tissue distribution accumulation of a drug or chemical substance in various organs (including those not relevant to its... Read More

Hypoxia

Definition noun A condition in which there is oxygen deficiency in a habitat or a body part. Supplement In a body part,... Read More

Myocardium

Myocardium Definition What is the myocardium of the heart?  It is the muscular middle layer of the heart that is... Read More

Anaphylactic shock

Anaphylactic shock (Science: immunology) a serious, often life-threatening allergic reaction that is characterised by low... Read More

Pulsatile flow

pulsatile flow Rhythmic, intermittent propagation of a fluid through a vessel or piping system, in contrast to constant,... Read More