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BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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First, the sedentary offspring of the hypertensive group showed impaired total RR interval variance and cardiac sympathovagal balance (LF/HF ratio), although the groups did not differ with regard to clinical arterial blood pressure.
Prediction of arterial blood gas values from venous blood gas values in patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The comparision between capillary blood sampling and arterial blood sampling in an NICU.
The number of patients in which main indication for arterial line insertion was continuous arterial blood gas analysis and continuous blood pressure monitoring were same between the two groups (Table 1).
The astounding findings, which could lead to both medical and ethical challenges concerning postmortem organ donation, were based from 'single delta wave bursts [which] persisted following the cessation of both the cardiac rhythm and arterial blood pressure (ABP).'
Perturbations in body temperature induce marked changes in heart rate, arterial blood pressure, and organ blood flow via sympathetic nervous activation.
The most important or dominant sensors for the control of breathing or respiratory drive are the central chemoreceptors in the medulla of the brain, and peripheral chemoreceptors in the carotid and aortic bodies in the arterial blood system.
PixArt's Heart Rate Monitor sensor deploys the photoplethysmogram (PPG) technique, which transmits LED light waves into the skin of the user and measures the response change caused by absorption due to pulsating arterial blood. Outputting captured PPG data from the user, these measurements can be used to monitor heart rate and stress levels.
Arterial and venous blood gas analysis was performed in 30 healthy gyr falcons (Falco rusticolus) under anaesthesia to establish temperature-corrected reference intervals for arterial blood gas values and to compare them to temperature-corrected venous blood gas values with a portable point-of-care blood gas analyzer (i-STAT 1, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA).