Blood Pressure and Velocity; Why Blood Veins Do Not Have High Velocity = High Pressure or Low Velocity = Low Pressure

Courtesy of: https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/blood-and-blood-vessels I recently learned that the velocity of blood moving in veins is faster than that in capillaries, but the blood pressure in veins is much lower than that of any other blood vessel. Since veins have a relatively high blood velocity (at least compared to capillaries), shouldn't they also have a higher … Continue reading Blood Pressure and Velocity; Why Blood Veins Do Not Have High Velocity = High Pressure or Low Velocity = Low Pressure