Factors that Determine the Oxygen Supply of the Cell and their Possible Disruption

  • W. Erdmann
  • M. Fennema
  • R. van Kesteren
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 317)


Oxygen transport to tissue and cell occurs in three major steps:
  1. 1.

    oxygen uptake in the lung;

  2. 2.

    oxygen transport in blood;

  3. 3.

    diffusion of oxygen from the capillaries, through the tissue and into the cell.



Oxygen Supply Oxygen Diffusion Polarization Voltage Abdominal Ganglion Capillary Perfusion 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Erdmann
    • 1
  • M. Fennema
    • 1
  • R. van Kesteren
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of AnesthesiologyErasmus UniversityRotterdamThe Netherlands

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