Respiratory Physiology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323595780, 9780323595797

Respiratory Physiology

2nd Edition

Mosby Physiology Series

Authors: Michelle Cloutier
eBook ISBN: 9780323595797
eBook ISBN: 9780323595810
eBook ISBN: 9780323595803
Paperback ISBN: 9780323595780
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 5th October 2018
Page Count: 224
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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


Description

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.


Details

No. of pages:
224
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780323595797
eBook ISBN:
9780323595810
eBook ISBN:
9780323595803
Paperback ISBN:
9780323595780

About the Authors

Michelle Cloutier Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT