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According to Montana State University, the stroke volume of a normal resting heart in the average adult is between 60 to 80 milliliters of blood. The volume of blood pumped each minute is a product of the stroke volume a... More »

Starling’s law of the heart, which is actually Frank-Starling’s law, shows that the stroke volume of the heart grows as the volume of blood filling the heart increases, even if everything else stays the same. The law was... More »

Stroke volume is the amount of blood, expressed in milliliters per stroke, that the heart's left ventricle pumps with each contraction. According to Charles Sturt University, total stroke volume is variable, and trained ... More »

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