Accession Number : ADA115904

Title :   Oxygen Transport to Human Tissues.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LOVELACE MEDICAL FOUNDATION ALBUQUERQUE NM DEPT OF PHYSIOLOGY AND BIOPHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Loeppky,Jack A ; Riedesel,Marvin L

PDF Url : ADA115904

Report Date : Jun 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 409

Abstract : A symposium entitled Oxygen Transport to Human Tissues was held 25-27 June 1981 at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Albuquerque, New Mexico. This symposium was supported in part by the AFOSR, NASA, The USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, and the W. Randolph Lovelace II Memorial Lectureship Fund. A 377 page preceedings was published that includes six sections: Historical Perspectives; Alveolar-Capillary Gas Equilibration; Cardiovascular Adjustment, Oxygen Delivery, and Metabolic Needs; Effects of Altitude on Oxygen Transport; Oxygen Transport in Special Situations; and Clinical Problems in Oxygen Transport. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Oxygen, *Transport, *Symposia, Tissues(Biology), Humans, Altitude, Hypoxia, Aging(Physiology), Metabolism, Cardiovascular system

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Radiobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE