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  • Print publication year: 2011
  • Online publication date: January 2012

Chapter 86 - Oxygen and carbon dioxide transport

from Part 15 - Thoracic Anesthesia

Suggested readings

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LeachRM, TreacherDF. The pulmonary physician in critical care: 2. Oxygen delivery and consumption in the critically ill. Thorax 2002; 57:170–177.
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PiiperJ. Perfusion, diffusion and their heterogeneities limiting blood-tissue O2 transfer in muscle. Acta Physiol Scand 2000; 168:603.
RichardsonRS. Oxygen transport and utilization: an integration of the muscle systems. Adv Physiol Educ 2003; 27:183.
RoyTK, PopelAS. Theoretical predictions of end-capillary Po2 in muscles of athletic and nonathletic animals at Vo2max. Am J Physiol 1996; 271:H721.
TsaiAG, JohnsonPC, IntagliettaM. Oxygen gradients in the microcirculation. Physiol Rev 2003; 83:933.
WagnerPD. Diffusive resistance to O2 transport in muscle. Acta Physiol Scand 2000; 168:609.
WestJB.Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology: An Integrated, Case-Based Approach. Philadelphia: LippincottWilliams & Wilkins; 2001.
WestJB.Pulmonary Physiology: The Essentials. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2003.
WilsonWC, BenumofJL. Respiratory physiology and respiratory function during anesthesia. In: Miller's Anesthesia. 6th ed. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone; 2005.