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What adaptive cardiovascular features are noted in conditioned endurance athletes?

Increased blood volume and red blood cell mass Increased skeletal muscle capillary density, mitochondrial mass, and oxidative capacity Increased left ventricular mass, end-diastolic dimension, and stroke volume Increased diameter of coronary arteries Decrease in resting heart rate Likely increase in ventricular fibrillation threshold Explain the different cardiovascular responses to volume overload and pressure overload. Exercise […] Read more