Chapter 13. Behaviour of Airborne Particles in the Respiratory Tract

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. Bernard Altshuler

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

How to Cite

Altshuler, B. (1969) Behaviour of Airborne Particles in the Respiratory Tract, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch13

Author Information

  1. Institute of Environmental Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1969

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780700013906

Online ISBN: 9780470719671

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Keywords:

  • aerosols;
  • respiratory tract;
  • uranium miners;
  • brownian motion;
  • particle density

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Theory

  • Aerosol Dispersion in Forced Expiration Single Breaths

  • Aerosol Deposition During Breath-Holding

  • Summary