Stroke volume (SV) is the amount of blood pumped by the left ventricle of the heart in one contraction. This can be calculated using the formula SV = Cardiac Output / Heart Rate. Using the information above, the solution would be:
Use the following information to solve the question:
A 23-year-old female has a heart rate of 65 beats/minute and a cardiac output of 3, 900 mL/min. Her stroke volume is
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