Effects of Increases in the Inspired Oxygen Fraction on Brain Surface Oxygen Pressure Fields and Regional Cerebral Blood Flow

  • Christina Eintrei
  • Svante Ödman
  • Niels Lund
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 191)


It has been shown that hyperoxemia causes abnormal tissue oxygenation in, e.g., skeletal muscle (Lund 1979). An inspired oxygen fraction (FIO2) of approx. 0.6–0.7 caused signs of abnormal muscle tissue oxygenation (ptO2) (Lund et al 1980).


Cerebral Blood Flow Oxygen Pressure Regional Cerebral Blood Flow Inspire Oxygen Fraction Hypoxic Hypoxia 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Christina Eintrei
    • 1
  • Svante Ödman
    • 1
  • Niels Lund
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Anesthesiology and Biomedical EngineeringUniversity HospitalLinköpingSweden

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