Physiology of hyperbaric hyperoxia.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article reviews the essential physiology of oxygen exchange in the lungs, oxygen transport to tissue, and oxygen utilization by the body tissues. The physiologic effects of hyperbaric hyperoxia are summarized, with an emphasis on the circulatory responses to hyperoxia. Finally, the effects of hyperoxia on normal cellular processes are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Piantadosi, CA

Published Date

  • March 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 7 - v

PubMed ID

  • 10205811

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1078-5337


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States