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This small volume contains four papers, the first two dealing with the foreign gas methods of determining cardiac output, the third with the cardiac output in hypertension and the fourth presents an hypothesis concerning the mechanism of renal hypertension.
In the first two papers the author offers criticisms of the existing methods of determining cardiac output and presents his own modification of the acetylene method. In the third paper, using his modification of the acetylene procedure, he presents evidence that the increased work of the heart in cases of essential hypertension is due to increased peripheral resistance and not to
Cardiac Output and Arterial Hypertension.. Ann Intern Med. 1936;10:706. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-5-706_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1936;10(5):706.
Cardiac Diagnosis and Imaging, Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Hypertension, Nephrology.
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