Chapter 16. Diffusive and Convective Movement of Gas in the Lung

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. L. E. Farhi

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch16

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

How to Cite

Farhi, L. E. (1969) Diffusive and Convective Movement of Gas in the Lung, 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.ch16

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, State University of New York, Buffalo, 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:

  • oxygen tension;
  • gas composition;
  • terminal respiratory units;
  • mechanical properties;
  • nitrogen

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Evidence in Favour of Stratified Inhomogeneity

  • Lung Models Based on Stratified Inhomogeneity

  • Convective Transport and Diffusive Transport

  • Summary