chronotropism


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Related to chronotropism: negative chronotropism
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chro·not·ro·pism

n. cronotropismo, modificación de funciones regulares tales como los latidos del corazón.
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In dogs, negative chronotropism is frequently seen as a result of the increased vagal tone, especially if morphine or methadone is administered [7].
Because the nervous system regulates cardiac chronotropism and inotropism as well as vascular tone, it can also regulate SBP and DBP.