Hydrostatic Pressure: Medical Applications 
Hydrostatic Pressure: Medical Applications
by Eric Strong
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Date Added: March 4, 2015

Lecture Description

A review of some of the uses of pressure measurements in medicine, with a focus on measuring the jugular venous pressure and bladder pressure.

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Course Description

A physics/math and medicine course with 12 lessons on basic fluid mechanics principles, with emphasis on common medical applications. Topics covered include: Archimedes' principle, specific gravity, hydrostatic pressure, Pascal's law, the continuity equation, Bernoulli's Equation, viscosity, Poiseuille's Law, Reynolds numbers, and more.


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