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Pulse rate

10/23/2006

Question:

What systems of the body increase pulse rate, and what systems of the body are involved with returning it to normal?

Answer:

The body's cardiovascular and respiratory systems are responsible for increasing and lowering pulse rate.

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Response by:

Jayme   Johnson, MS Jayme Johnson, MS
Program Manager
Fitness Center at CARE\Crawley
University of Cincinnati