I am reading my study materials and think what is the systemic POV here

Regional circulation Blood flow within the tissue/organs based on the functional demands of the tissue. E.g. The blood flow to the brain should remain relatively constant from a systemic POV (13% of CO at rest).

What is the POV here?

Extension to the question and explanation. The last part is just 13% of maximal cardiac output.


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  • $\begingroup$ I'd guess venous P[O_2], maybe. Who gives abbreviations without a key? Although the suggestion of "point of view" make sense in context. $\endgroup$ – kmm Feb 6 '14 at 22:42
  • $\begingroup$ Use the homework tag? $\endgroup$ – fileunderwater Feb 7 '14 at 20:41
  • $\begingroup$ Given the answer this is more of an English Language question than Biology so I'll close it. $\endgroup$ – Rory M Feb 8 '14 at 0:54
  • $\begingroup$ This question appears to be off-topic because it is about an abbreviation commonly used outside of the field of biology. $\endgroup$ – Rory M Feb 8 '14 at 0:54

It might be as simple as 'point of view'.

  • $\begingroup$ Thank you very much! I really sometimes get confused by the abbreviations used in my study materials. $\endgroup$ – Léo Léopold Hertz 준영 Feb 7 '14 at 19:49

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