cover image - Respiratory Physiology,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323595810
Page Count: 204
Imprint: Elsevier
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Respiratory Physiology, 2nd Edition

by Michelle M. Cloutier, MD
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cover image - Respiratory Physiology,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323595810
Page Count: 204
Imprint: Elsevier
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Gain a foundational understanding of respiratory physiology and how the respiratory system functions in health and disease. Respiratory Physiology, a volume in the Mosby Physiology Series, explains the fundamentals of this complex subject in a clear and concise manner, while helping you bridge the gap between normal function and disease with pathophysiology content throughout the book.

  • Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Overview of the respiratory system: Function and Structure

    Chapter 2 Mechanical Properties of the Lung and Chest Wall

    Chapter 3 Dynamic Lung Mechanics

    Chapter 4 Tests of Lung Function

    Chapter 5 Alveolar Ventilation

    Chapter 6 The Pulmonary Circulation

    Chapter 7 Ventilation (V̇), Perfusion (Q̇) & Relationships

    Chapter 8 Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport

    Chapter 9 Pulmonary aspects of acid-base balance and arterial blood gas interpretation

    Chapter 10 Control of Respiration

    Chapter 11 Non-respiratory functions of the lung

    Chapter 12 The lung under special circumstances

    APPENDIX A ANSWERS TO SELF-STUDY PROBLEMS

    APPENDIX B MULTIPLE-CHOICE EXAMINATION

  • Michelle M. Cloutier, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
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