Chapter 19. Control of Respiration in Relation to Lung Pathology

  1. A. V. S. de Reuck M.Sc., D.I.C., A.R.C.S. and
  2. Maeve O'Connor B.A.
  1. J. E. Cotes

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719282.ch19

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Pulmonary Structure and Function

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Pulmonary Structure and Function

How to Cite

Cotes, J. E. (1962) Control of Respiration in Relation to Lung Pathology, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Pulmonary Structure and Function (eds A. V. S. de Reuck and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719282.ch19

Author Information

  1. Pneumoconiosis Research Unit of the Medical Research Council, Llandough Hospital, near Penarth, Glamorganshire

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1962

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722725

Online ISBN: 9780470719282

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Keywords:

  • hypoventilation;
  • hypercapnia;
  • anaerobic metabolism;
  • pneumoconiosis;
  • spectrophotometric

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Relationship between structure and function

  • The subjects; effect of oxygen on exercise ventilation

  • Arterial blood gas changes

  • The rôle of lung mechanics

  • Anaerobic metabolism

  • The effect of oxygen on the pulmonary circulation

  • Nature of the ventilation reduction with oxygen

  • Relation to pathology

  • Conclusion

  • Summary