Respiratory System, The: Basic Science and Clinical Conditions

Author: Andrew Davies


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  • ISBN: 9780702033704
  • Author: Andrew Davies
  • Publ Date: 2010-04-12
  • Edition: 2
  • Pages: 192
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 6950

Table of Contents :

Introduction. Structure of the respiratory system. Elastic properties of the respiratory system. Airflow in the respiratory system. Ventilation in the respiratory system. Gas exchange between air and blood: diffusion. The pulmonary circulation: bringing blood and gas together. Carriage of gases by blood and acid/base balance. Chemical control of breathing. Nervous control of breathing. Lung function tests.


Part of the popular Systems of the Body series, this fully integrated textbook on the respiratory system encompasses the related anatomy, physiology and biochemistry, all presented in a very clinically relevant context. Highly accessible and tailored for modern medical curricula, series volumes are also widely appreciated by a range of allied health students and professionals.


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