Oxygen Content and Oxygen Flux

  • G. M. Woerlee
Part of the Developments in Critical Care Medicine and Anesthesiology book series (DCCA, volume 18)


Oxygen content and oxygen flux are two important concepts in understanding the meaning of any arterial PaO2.


Cardiac Output Oxygen Content Haemoglobin Concentration Tissue Hypoxia Arterial Oxygen Saturation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. M. Woerlee
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  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaUniversity Hospital of LeidenThe Netherlands

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