Chapter 2. Interstitial Fluid Pressure-Volume Relationships and Their Regulation

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. Arthur C. Guyton

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719671.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Circulatory and Respiratory Mass Transport

How to Cite

Guyton, A. C. (1969) Interstitial Fluid Pressure-Volume Relationships and Their Regulation, 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.ch2

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, Mississippi

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:

  • physiologists;
  • hypodermic needle;
  • venous pressure;
  • interstitial fluid;
  • subatmospheric pressure

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • The Capsule Method for Measuring Interstitial Fluid Pressure

  • Comparison of Capsule Pressure Measurements and Needle Pressure Measurements

  • Effect of Oedema on Interstitial Fluid Pressure

  • Pressure-Volume Curve of the Interbtitial Gpaces

  • Flow of Fluid in Tissueg-Mobile or Immobile Fluid?

  • Effect of Interstitial Fluid Pressure on Movement of Fluid Through the Capillary Membrane

  • Estimations of Functional Capillary Pressure

  • Mechanism Causing the Normally Negative Interstitial Fluid Pressure

  • Physical Analysis of Forces That Tend to Move Fluid Through Membrane Pores

  • Physical Analysis of Mechanical Forces at the Tissue Membranes

  • Physical Analysis of Fluid and Mechanical Forces in the Lungs

  • The Concepts of Interstitial Fluid Pressure, Solid Tissue Pregsure and Total Tissue Pressure

  • Summary