Chapter 11. Coronary Blood Flow and Myocardial Metabolism in Man at High Altitude

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. P.R. Moret

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715383.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects

Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects

How to Cite

Moret, P.R. (1971) Coronary Blood Flow and Myocardial Metabolism in Man at High Altitude, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - High Altitude Physiology: Cardiac and Respiratory Aspects (eds R. Porter and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715383.ch11

Author Information

  1. Centre de Cardiologie, Hapita1 Cantonal, Geneva

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1971

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780700015306

Online ISBN: 9780470715383

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Keywords:

  • cardiocirculatory mechanism;
  • high altitude;
  • chronic mountain sickness;
  • coronary vascular resistance;
  • oxygen supply

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Coronary Circulation and Myocardial Metabolism in Young Normal Men Living Permanently at High Altitude

  • Coronary Circulation and Myocardial Metabolism in Patients with Chronic Mountain Sickness (monge's Disease)

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References