Skeletal and Cardiac Muscle Oxygenation

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


Tissue oxygenation is accomplished through a long chain of complex, interrelated factors. The end result is heterogeneity (in time and space) of local oxygen pressures (see e.g. Duling 1981, Longmuir 1981, Silver 1981).


Oxygen Pressure Countercurrent Flow Hypoxic Hypoxia Tissue Oxygen Pressure Capillary Geometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Niels Lund
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  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity HospitalLinköpingSweden

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