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b410 Heart functions

Functions of pumping the blood in adequate or required amounts and pressure throughout the body.

Inclusions
functions of heart rate, rhythm and output; contraction force of ventricular muscles; functions of heart valves; pumping the blood through the pulmonary circuit; dynamics of circulation to the heart; impairments such as tachycardia, bradycardia and irregular heart beatand as in heart failure, cardiomyopathy, myocarditis,and coronary insufficiency
Exclusions
blood vessel functions (b415); blood pressure functions (b420); exercise tolerance functions (b455);

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