Hypothetical high blood pressure and G-Forces

Reply Fri 19 May, 2017 04:23 pm
Hypothetically, if one could have a powerful heart (animal transplant or genetic modification), increased blood pressure (chemically induced stress?), and perhaps thicker artery walls to handle the pressure, could one reduce the effects of high G-forces, i.e. G-LOC?
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Reply Sat 20 May, 2017 06:38 pm
Im not sure but Id think that even of you could create a whole new vascular system that would be tolerant of high pressures, the fact that blood needs to cross gas/ liquid barriers and osmotic membranes at several places in the body, these places would be susceptible to incredeible constant stresses during high g's (like the kidneys , liver, lungs, brain etc etc.)
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