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he·mo·dy·nam·ics

 (hē′mə-dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the forces involved in the circulation of blood.

he′mo·dy·nam′ic adj.
he′mo·dy·nam′i·cal·ly adv.
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Noun1.hemodynamics - the branch of physiology that studies the circulation of the blood and the forces involved
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
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he·mo·dy·nam·ics

n. hemodinamia, el estudio de la dinámica de la circulación de la sangre.
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Xuezhikang, extract of red yeast rice, improved abnormal hemorheology, suppressed caveolin-1 and increased eNOS expression in atherosclerotic rats.
With pattern recognition analysis, a clear separation of blood stasis model group and healthy control group was achieved and puerarin pretreatment group was located much closer to the control group than the model group, which was consistent with results of hemorheology studies.
Among the topics are pressure-driven flow in microchannels, single-particle colloidal hydrodynamics, fluid friction and heat transfer in microchannels, cellular biomicrofluidics, and microscopic hemorheology and hemodynamics.
Vascular reactivity and hemorheology in spontaneously hypertensive rats.
The research is published in Clinical Hemorheology and Microcirculation.
The author wishes to thank Professor Megha Singh (Retired), Biomedical Engineering Division, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, who initiated research guidance in hemorheology.
At the same time we have investigated the combination therapy effects on inflammatory parameters (24), on coagulation pathway, on hemorheology parameters (25), and on microalbuminuria, which has been recently proposed as a marker of endothelial dysfunction and a predictive risk factor for cardiovascular events.
This work provides a general overview of both basic science and clinical hemorheology and hemodynamics.
Vascular Reactivity and Hemorheology in Spontaneously Hypertensive Rats," Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin 28(6), 967-971 (2005).