Chapter 8. Changes in Peripheral Circulation with Exposure to Cold

  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. Loren D. Carlson

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715185.ch8

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Peripheral Circulation in Man

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Peripheral Circulation in Man

How to Cite

Carlson, L. D. (1954) Changes in Peripheral Circulation with Exposure to Cold, 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.ch8

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:

  • digital blood vessels;
  • stirred water;
  • adhesive plaster;
  • venous occlusion;
  • plethysmography

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Skin Temperature Measurements

  • Plethysmograph Studies

  • Resistance to Frostbite

  • Hand Function Studies

  • Possible Mechanisms

  • Conclusion

  • References