Cardiac Input

Cardiac Input

Cardiac output (Q or or CO ) is the volume of blood being pumped by the heart, in particular by a left or right ventricle in the time interval of one minute. CO may be measured in many ways, for example dm3/min (1 dm3 equals 1000 cm3 or 1 litre). Q is furthermore the combined sum of output from the right ventricle and the output from the left ventricle during the phase of systole of the heart. An average resting cardiac output would be 5.6 L/min for a human male and 4.9 L/min for a female.

Q = Stroke Volume × Heart rate

Read more about Cardiac Input:  Clinical Uses, Measuring Cardiac Output, Cardiac Output and Vascular Resistance, Cardiac Output and Respiration, Combined Cardiac Output, Cardiac Input, Example Values

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