19. The Lung, Whole-Body Metabolism and Disease

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. W. A. Stubbs1 and
  2. K. G. M. M. Alberti2

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720615.ch19

Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung

Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung

How to Cite

Stubbs, W. A. and Alberti, K. G. M. M. (2008) The Lung, Whole-Body Metabolism and Disease, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 78 - Metabolic Activities of the Lung (eds R. Porter and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720615.ch19

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Medicine, SI, Barlholomew's Hospital, West Smithfield, London EClA 7BE.

  2. 2

    Department of Clinical Biochernisiry and Metabolic Medicine, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, NEI 4LP, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1980

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444901590

Online ISBN: 9780470720615

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Keywords:

  • chronic lung disease;
  • whole-body metabolism;
  • cardiopulmonary bypass;
  • respiratory distress syndromes;
  • non-esterified fatty acids

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Endogenous and Exogenous Lung Metabollsm

  • Control of Endogenous and Exogenous Metabolism

  • Lung/Whole-body Interactions in Disease

  • Therapeutic Potential of Lung/Whole-body Interactions

  • Concluding Comments

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References

  • General discussion

  • References