Search for dissertations about: "pulmonary gas exchange and maximal"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words pulmonary gas exchange and maximal.

  1. 1. Surgically corrected univentricular hearts. Anatomical, haemodynamic and functional status at a long-term follow-up

    Author : Eva Strömvall-Larsson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : cavopulmonary connections; univentricular hearts; long-term follow-up; pulmonary; arteriovenous malformations; lung volumes; cardiac output; pulmonary gas exchange and maximal; exercise studies;

    Abstract : The Fontan operation and its modifications are applied to a large spectrum of congenital heart defectswith univentricular physiology. The Fontan circulation is characterised by a reduced, non-pulsatilepulmonary blood flow and the elevated central venous pressure is the main driving force for thepulmonary blood flow. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lung function in micro- and in hypergravity

    Author : Stéphanie Montmerle; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Lung physiology; human; spirometry; rebreathing; cardiogenic oscillations; phase IV; anti-G suit; stroke volume; weightlessness; closing volume; DLCO;

    Abstract : The lung is extremely susceptible to gravity, even during short-term changes of the gravity vector, because it is a mixture of air and elastic tissue components. Yet, there is limited knowledge of the effects of gravity on the respiratory system. READ MORE