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Synchronous Tracer Injection for O2 Uptake and Co2 Production Measurement

  • J. S. Clark
  • F. L. Farr
  • A. H. Bigler
  • R. Jones
  • C. A. Cutler
  • E. J. Anderson
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 92)

Abstract

Existing methods for measuring O2 consumption and CO2 production require either air-tight connections to patients in the form of masks or nose pieces/ or the patient is placed in a sealed box for monitoring expired gas volume and concentration.

Keywords

Lung Volume Alveolar Ventilation Pleural Pressure Inspiratory Phase Specific Airway Conductance 
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References

  1. 1.
    Olszowka, Albert J., Hermann Rann, and Leon E. Farhi., “Blood Gases; Hemoglobin, Base Excess, and Maldistribution,” 118–119. Lea and Febiger, 1973.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Rahn, H. and L. E. Farhi, 1965. In Pulmonary Structure and Function, A.V.S. deReuck and M. O’Connor, eds. Little and Brown, Boston, p. 137.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. S. Clark
    • 1
  • F. L. Farr
    • 1
  • A. H. Bigler
    • 1
  • R. Jones
    • 1
  • C. A. Cutler
    • 1
  • E. J. Anderson
    • 1
  1. 1.Primary Children’s Medical CenterSalt Lake CityUSA

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