RSS Feed for capillaries https://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dcapillaries RSS Feed for capillaries Blood vessel anatomy This topic begins with a brief introduction to the vascular system and its components arteries veins and capillaries Schematic diagrams illustrate the principal arteries and veins of the body and lower limbs A diagram illustrating the different layers of blood vessels is shown with supporting text The last page of the topic describes the structure of capillaries and is supported by a clear diagram http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2472 http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2472 Blood vessel anatomy This topic begins with a brief introduction to the vascular system and its components arteries veins and capillaries An overall schematic diagram illustrates the position of the components in relation to the heart Layers of the components are described in more detail e g collagen fibres smooth muscles and are accompanied by diagrams The control of blood flow is described emphasis is on spincters and shunt vessels http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2471 http://dspace.jorum.ac.uk/xmlui/handle/10949/2471