Mathematical Considerations for Oxygen Transport to Tissue (Introductory Paper)

  • Duane F. Bruley
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 191)


Mathematics is the only tool available to man that can simultaneously solve the multivariable, interacting problems evolving from physiological systems analysis. The human mind is not capable of thinking in terms of n-dimensional space, therefore forcing us to rely on an organized accounting procedure as provided by applied mathematics.


Oxygen Partial Pressure Oxygen Supply Oxygen Transport Blood Flow Rate Tissue Oxygen Tension 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Duane F. Bruley
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  1. 1.Chemical Engineering DepartmentClemson UniversityClemsonUSA

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