Cardiopulmonary Anatomy and Physiology / Edition 1

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy and Physiology / Edition 1

by L. R. Matthews
     
 

ISBN-10: 0397549547

ISBN-13: 9780397549542

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397549542
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Pages:
321

Table of Contents

1Basic Anatomy and Physiology Revisited1
2Ventilation: An Overview35
3Control of Ventilation and Ventilatory Pattern45
4Lung Volumes and Gas Flow73
5Maintaining Functional Residual Capacity97
6Pulmonary Gas Exchange113
7Pulmonary Circulation131
8Ventilation - Perfusion Relationships155
9Gas and the Red Blood Cell173
10The Heart191
11Circulation215
12Fluids and Electrolyte Balance239
13Acid-Base Balance257
14Blood Gases269
15Pulmonary Defense Mechanisms283
Bibliography299
Glossary301
Appendix 1: Abbreviations and Symbols307
Appendix 2: Gas Symbols and Laws311
Answers to Review Questions313
Index315

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