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2. True or false: reductions in nephron number are linked to the development of essential hypertension?

  • True
  • False

3. Where are bodily baroreceptors located?

  • Aortic arch & carotid sinus
  • Purkinje fibres & jugular node
  • Sinoatrial node & atrioventricular node
  • Femoral artery & pulmonary sinus

4. Which of the following most accurately describes A fibres?

  • Large diameter, fast conducting (myelinated) & respond at high threshold
  • Large diameter, fast conducting (myelinated) & respond at low threshold
  • Large diameter, fast conducting (unmyelinated) & respond at low threshold
  • Small diameter, fast conducting (myelinated) & respond at low threshold

5. True or false: at normal pressures, A fibres are all activated?

  • True
  • False

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