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  1. At its distal end, the anterior tibial artery courses to the anterior aspect of the tibia. As it passes in front of the ankle joint it becomes the-----------------------?
    Dorsalis Pedis Artery
  2. Lower resistance vessels = higher/lower flow rate?
    Higher
  3. Increased viscocity= increased/decreased velocity?
    Decreased
  4. The elemants that affect the developement of turbulent flow are expressed by a "dimensionless" number called -----?
    Reynolds Number (RE)
  5. RE= Vq2r / n

    What do these symbols stand for?
    • RE=reynolds number
    • V=velocity
    • q=density of fluid
    • r=radius of the tube
    • n=viscosity of fluid

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lmarie
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Vascular
Updated:
2010-09-28 00:32:03
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Vascular Technology
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RVT board review
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