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Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience in Cardiology
Study: Study physiology of heart &brain!

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Cardiac arrest: There are no hard and fast rules and if the body is significantly cooled the brain can last longer than we used to think it could. This is why we're b ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
22 years experience in Neurology
Both: Heart supplies blood to brain to work and brain regulates heart rate, blood pressure etc.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
See below: The first step is basic bloodwork in order to see if see you have elevated inflammation levels. Lumbar punctures are performed as well as MRI but onl ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
System: The two systems work together and require each other to function. If they weren't connected, symmetry and coordination wouldn't be effective.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Endocrine: Endocrine issues do not usually affect the respiratory system but sometimes there might be a link. Please contact your doctor about this.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
16 years experience in General Surgery
Closely together: The circulatory system provides blood to spinal cord (and everything else in your body). Nurves from spinal cord control heart rate and other circula ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
CV and GU: In simplest terms, if the CV system doesn't pump blood for the kidneys to filter, the GU system doesn't work. If the GU system doesn't get its job don ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sanders
15 years experience in Pulmonology
See below: Both systems help us breathe. Muscles are the diaphragm and intercostal muscles - for normal breathing. As the diaphragm drops down and the ribs exp ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Respiratory: System oxygenates the blood and circulatory system delivers oxygenated blood to rest of body....Gross over simplification of course.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Wu
17 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Hmmm...: The heart is the "cardio" in "cardiovascular system." it is one of the major components and is responsible for pumping blood to every organ.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Cardiorespiratory: Read this: http://www.Ask.Com/question/what-is-the-cardiorespiratory-system.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Help you breathe: Lungs help you breathe and those are vital to living. There are many ways to treat any problems that occur such as inhalents. When one has emphysema ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Armstrong
26 years experience in Neurosurgery
Fiberoptic cables: Like phone cords, the brain connects down through the brainstem by tracts like fiberoptic cables connecting the motor/sensory areas of the brain to th ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience in Cardiology
O2 Delivery: The lungs exchange co2 from metabolism for o2. The heart delivers a carefully calibrated amount of blood to the body to match o2 delivered to o2 need ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Addiction: Certain substances will activate a center of the brain we have labeled the addiction center. This center of the brain is activated the behavior become ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
It is essential for: Humans can not survive without circulatory system which includes heart and blood vessels. This system provides oxygen carrying blood to all parts of t ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christian Mayaud
34 years experience in Hospital-based practice
Coenzyme Q10: Cholesterol lowering Statins do seem to lower Coenzyme Q10 levels. Statins also cause muscle aches and pains (myopathies). Coenzyme Q10 deficiency ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
33 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Autonomic nerves: carry pain sensations for certain cardiovascular events such as heart attack
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Turin
6 years experience in General Practice
Energy transport: The respiratory system provides oxygen for your cells to carry out oxidative energy-forming processes while simultaneously expelling carbon dioxide wa ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
22 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Long story short,: All the organ systems of the body need oxygenated blood for energy to do their job. The heart is the pump that delivers the blood to the whole body.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Great question : Adderall can increase your heart rate and your blood pressure. Buspar (buspirone) has fewer cardiovascular side effects. I once treated a tennis profe ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
45 years experience in Family Medicine
Ensure blood supply: The question is a little vague but i will try to explain. The small arteries to the heart (the coronary arteries) are what supply blood to the hearyt ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience in Cardiology
Cardiovascular and nervous: Very complex incompletely understood subject; not reportable in 400 characters !!!!! Science continually advances;consider joining the crusade.

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