compensatory mechanisms

compensatory mechanisms

Cardiac pacing Physiologic responsiveness of cardiovascular system whereby it changes its function and characteristics to ↑ or ↓ cardiac output. See Cardiac output.
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It appears that elite divers develop compensatory mechanisms that help them adapt to the cardiovascular changes that occur during apnea.
But developmental geneticist Stephen Ekker of the Mayo Clinic says such compensatory mechanisms are probably widespread and may affect how human genetic diseases develop.
Introduction - Causes & Symptoms - Diagnosis - Classification - Compensatory mechanisms - Unmet needs
The outcome of neovascular AMD can be improved by intraocular delivery of VEGF inhibitors but this is incompletely effective, indicating the involvement of additional parallel pathways or compensatory mechanisms.
In development of novel pharmacological and cognitive interventions, "family members may serve as a sample to investigate neural and behavioral compensatory mechanisms that lead to intact executive control," the authors said.
In fact, we should consider the compensatory mechanisms and whole embryonic functions at different levels of changes in each parameter (4).
BIA suggests that the solution to the problem involves adopting compensatory mechanisms should to help only groups of people who find energy bills unbearable.
However a prolonged increase in SVR affects blood flow to major organs, including the kidneys, triggering a series of compensatory mechanisms that eventually become pathological.
At which estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) does the body's natural compensatory mechanisms become impaired and phosphate levels rise considerably?
To achieve long-term weight loss, meal timing and composition must counteract weight-loss compensatory mechanisms that encourage weight regain after weight loss.
To achieve long-term weight loss, meal timing and composition must counteract weight loss compensatory mechanisms that encourage weight regain after weight loss.
Compensatory mechanisms are not sufficient to restore coagulation proteins and platelets.