TITLE

MICROCIRCULATION OF THE LUNG UTILIZING VERY RAPID FREEZING

AUTHOR(S)
Staub, Norman C.
PUB. DATE
October 1961
SOURCE
Angiology;Oct1961, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p469
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the local mechanisms that control the flow and distribution of blood to alveolar capillary beds. Approach to the application of a rapid freezing technique to the lung of a living animal; Relative importance of diffusion and chemical reaction rates in determining rate of exchange of gases in the human lung with special reference to true diffusing capacity of pulmonary membrane and volume of blood in the lung capillaries; Distribution of blood flow and ventilation-perfusion ratio in the lung.
ACCESSION #
16434578

 

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