Chapter 2. A Critical Survey of Methods Available for the Measurement of Human Peripheral Blood Flow

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Jessie S. Freeman M.B., B.S., D.P.H.
  1. Alan C. Burton

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715185.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Peripheral Circulation in Man

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Peripheral Circulation in Man

How to Cite

Burton, A. C. (1954) A Critical Survey of Methods Available for the Measurement of Human Peripheral Blood Flow, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Peripheral Circulation in Man (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and J. S. Freeman), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715185.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1954

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714706

Online ISBN: 9780470715185

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Keywords:

  • visceral organs;
  • physiological research;
  • blood flow;
  • arterial inflow;
  • blood pressure

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Specific Available Methods

  • Circulntiun Time

  • Injection (dye) Dilution Methods, or the Use of the Fick Principle

  • Clearance Methods

  • Skin Colour

  • Thermal Methods

  • Plethysmographic Methods

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Discussion