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The maximum pressure achieved during ventricular contraction is called ___ pressure.


The lowest pressure that remains in the arterial system during ventricular relaxation is called ____ pressure


The pulse rate is equal to

heart rate

A pulse that feels full is not easily compressed is produced by an elevated

blood pressure

The instrument commonly used to measure system arterial blood pressure is called a


Blood pressure is expressed in unit of

mm of mercury

The upper number of the fraction used to record blood pressure indicates the ___ pressure.


The ____ artery in the arm is the standard systemic artery in which blood pressure is measure.


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