Please answer following questions. Grading will be according to the rubric provided.
1. A 55-year-old female has an arterial blood pressure reading of 155/95 mm Hg. What are her pulse pressure and mean arterial pressure?
2. When are the short-term mechanisms for the regulation of blood pressure important? What is the initial change in blood pressure when you arise in the morning? Describe the autonomic reflex to maintain your blood pressure when you arise.
3.How does blood pressure in the pulmonary circulation compare to the pressure in the systemic circulation?
4. what are the three main branches that arise from the aortic arch. What areas in general, do these three branches serve?
5.What are the three primary veins that drain into the hepatic portal vein of the hepatic portal system? What is the function of the hepatic portal system?