TITLE

Respiratory effort perception at rest and during carbon dioxide rebreathing in patients with dystrophia myotonica

AUTHOR(S)
Clague, J E; Carter, J; Coakley, J; Edwards, R H; Calverley, P M
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Thorax;Mar1994, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p240
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66114956

 

Related Articles

  • Reliability of breath by breath spirometry and relative flow-time indices for pulmonary function testing in horses. Burnheim, K.; Hughes, K. J.; Evans, D. L.; Raidal, S. L. // BMC Veterinary Research;11/28/2016, Vol. 12, p1 

    Background: Respiratory problems are common in horses, and are often diagnosed as a cause of poor athletic performance. Reliable, accurate and sensitive spirometric tests of airway function in resting horses would assist with the diagnosis of limitations to breathing and facilitate...

  • THE IN VIVO CARBON DIOXIDE TITRATION CURVE IN MAN DURING REBREATHING. Despas, P.J.; Leigh, J. // Australian Journal of Experimental Biology & Medical Science;Dec1970, Vol. 48 Issue 6, p657 

    Reports on the in vivo carbon dioxide titration curve in man during rebreathing. Comparison of the arterial blood; Measurement of the buffering of carbon dioxide by other methods; Explanation of the identical carbon dioxide titration curves in vivo and in vitro.

  • Emergency caesarean section in a patient with myotonic dystrophy: a case of failed postoperative extubation in a patient with mild disease. OWEN, P. M.; CHU, C. // Anaesthesia & Intensive Care;Mar2011, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p293 

    The article presents a case study of a 21-year-old primiparous woman patient with subclinical myotonic dystrophy or dystrophia myotonica (DM) who was presented to the emergency caesarian section due to raised foetal scalp lactate and unstable cardiocogram. She successfully delivered a healthy...

  • The global peripheral chemoreflex drive in patients with systemic sclerosis: a rebreathing and exercise study. Ninaber, M.K.; Hamersma, W.B.G.J.; Schouffoer, A.A.; van ’t Wout, E.F.A.; Stolk, J. // QJM: An International Journal of Medicine;Jan2015, Vol. 108 Issue 1, p33 

    Background: Exercise intolerance (EI) in systemic sclerosis (SSc) is difficult to manage by the clinician. The peripheral chemoreflex drive compensates for metabolic acidosis during exercise and may be related to EI.Aim: To assess the global peripheral chemoreflex drive (GPCD) in patients with...

  • Cases of carbon dioxide rebreathing without significant color change in the appearance of the carbon dioxide absorbent canisters. Yamamoto, Tomohiro // Journal of Anesthesia;2013, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p807 

    The authors describe three cases of carbon dioxide rebreathing during general anesthesia with the same model anesthesia machines. The phenomenon occurred without a significant color change in the canisters' appearance. The gradual rise of the inspiratory carbon dioxide baseline of the capnogram...

  • Dystrophia Myotonica and Related Disorders (Book). Tyler, Frank H. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Sep64, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p604 

    Reviews the book 'Dystrophia Myotonica and Related Disorders,' by J.E. Caughy and N.C. Myrianthopoulos.

  • Reversal of cognitive deficit by cardiac pacing in a young man with dystrophia myotonica. Roche, S. W.; Schwarz, A.; Lane, R. J. M.; Bridges, L. R. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Oct1991, Vol. 84 Issue 10, p625 

    The article presents the case report of a patient with dystrophia myotonica who developed heart block and chronic hypotension, which resulted in cognitive impairment. The impairment was substantially reduced by cardiac pacing. Ultimately the patient died a pulmonary embolus. In the postmortem,...

  • Systemic recirculation assessed in apnoeic anaesthetized patients using carbon dioxide concentration measurements during stepwise expiration. F. Pizzichetta; G. B. Drummond // BJA: The British Journal of Anaesthesia;May2009, Vol. 102 Issue 5, p698 

    Background Mixed venous partial pressure of carbon dioxide has often been estimated in anaesthesia, usually by rebreathing techniques. This assumes equilibrium between respired gas and mixed venous blood before significant recirculation can occur, and requires vigorous rebreathing and precise...

  • Flaw in a disposable carbon dioxide absorber system. Choi, Jae; Choi, In // Journal of Anesthesia;Dec2014, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p955 

    The article discusses a case study of a 52-year-old female patient with lung cancer who suffered accidental rebreathing hypercapnia from bypass of a circle carbon dioxide absorber system. The details of the actions taken to resolve the medical emergency are presented. A description of the error...

  • Cardiac output: a view from Buffalo. Olszowka, A. J.; Shykoff, B. E.; Pendergast, D. R.; Lundgren, C. E. G.; Farhi, L. E. // European Journal of Applied Physiology;Oct2003, Vol. 90 Issue 3/4, p292 

    Cardiac output (Q) is a primary determinant of blood pressure and O2 delivery and is critical in the maintenance of homeostasis, particularly during environmental stress. Cardiac output can be determined invasively in patients; however, indirect methods are required for other situations. Soluble...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics