Multiple Inert Gas Elimination Technique

  • R. Rodríguez-Roisin
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 13)


This chapter summarizes the main theoretical and methodological principles of the multiple inert gas elimination technique, including the interpretation of results, its variability and limitations.


Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Alveolar Ventilation Pulmonary Perfusion Mixed Venous Blood Physiological Dead Space 
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