The Effect of Pressure on the Lungs

  • David Denison
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 6)


Mainly for fun, this talk became an exercise in communicating by diagrams. Now its luck is being pushed further by being printed in essentially the same form. It attempts to cover a field that may be unfamiliar to some people, and begins with a man standing in a tall but empty bath.


Decompression Sickness Barometric Pressure Sternal Notch Oronasal Mask Nitrogen Narcosis 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Denison
    • 1
  1. 1.Brompton HospitalLondonUK

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