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Bainbridge's reflex

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Increased heart rate due to an increase of the right atrial pressure.

Description

Increased heart rate due to an increase of the right atrial pressure.

Bibliography

  • F. A. Bainbridge:
    The influence of venous filling upon the rate of the heart.
    Journal of Physiology, Cambridge, 1915, 50: 65-84.
We thank Patrick Jucker-Kupper, Switzerland, for information submitted.

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