Chapter 3. Applied Respiratory and Cardiac Physiology

  1. Carl Margereson MSc BSc(Hons) DipN(Lond) RGN RMN and
  2. Jillian Riley MSc BA(Hons) RGN RM

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774441.ch3

Cardiothoracic Surgical Nursing

Cardiothoracic Surgical Nursing

How to Cite

Margereson, C. and Riley, J. (2003) Applied Respiratory and Cardiac Physiology, in Cardiothoracic Surgical Nursing, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774441.ch3

Author Information

  1. Senior Lecturers, Faculty of Health & Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Royal Brompton Hospital, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632059041

Online ISBN: 9780470774441

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Keywords:

  • cardiac physiology;
  • respiratory system;
  • pulmonary circulation;
  • venous circulation;
  • pulmonary circulation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Respiratory system

  • Cardiac physiology

  • Cardiovascular regulatory mechanisms

  • References