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How might you have a normal BP but high resting heart rate?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Blood pressure

Blood pressure and heart rate are only loosely related.
The peripheral vascular resistance and stroke volume are more directly tied to BP than heart rate.

In brief: Blood pressure

Blood pressure and heart rate are only loosely related.
The peripheral vascular resistance and stroke volume are more directly tied to BP than heart rate.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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