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gives blood itscolor, carry oxygen to the body cells, and carbon dioxide away from the cells

red blood cells

2

bodys immne system helps defend against infection

white blood cells

3

the formation of blood clots to stop bleeding

platelets

4

liquid part of blood that carries blood cells and transports nutrients to all tissues

plasma

5

Two ways of determining adequate circulation:

pulse and blood pressure

6

This blood pressure is exerted against the walls of the arteries when th left ventricle contracts

systolic, which measures pumping function of left ventricle

7

This blood pressure is exerted when left ventricle is at rest, or between contactions

diastolic, which measures resistance in arteries between contractions

8

swelling occuring in tissue

edema

9

what is the delivery of oxygen, glucose, nutrients which results from constant circulation of blood through capillarie

perfusion

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the insufficient supply of oxygen and other nutrients to some of the body's cells and the inadequate elimination of carbon dioxide and other waste that result from inadequate circulation of blood

hypoperfusion

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Oxygen is carried through the blood in 2 ways

attached to hemoglobin & dissolve in plasm

12

Carbon dioxide is carried through the blood in 3 ways

attached to hemoglobin & dissolve in plasm & bicarbonate

13

Arobic means

with oxygen

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anaerobic metbolism means

without oxygen, process of metabolizing glucose without producing much energy