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Circulation to Skin and Adipose Tissue

Handbook of Physiology, The Cardiovascular System, Peripheral Circulation and Organ Blood Flow

  1. Ian C. Roddie

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp020310

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Roddie, I. C. 2011. Circulation to Skin and Adipose Tissue. Comprehensive Physiology. 285–317.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, The Queen's University of Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Skin
    • 1.1
      Introduction
    • 1.2
      Arrangement of Vessels
    • 1.3
      Arteriovenous Anastomoses
    • 1.4
      Skin Vessels as Heat Exchangers
    • 1.5
      Measurement of Flow
    • 1.6
      Vasomotor Innervation
    • 1.7
      Reflex Control of Flow
    • 1.8
      Responses to Physical Stimuli
    • 1.9
      Responses to Humoral Agents
  • 2
    Adipose Tissue
    • 2.1
      Introduction
    • 2.2
      Arrangement of Vessels
    • 2.3
      Vascular Exchange
    • 2.4
      Measurement of Flow
    • 2.5
      Vasomotor Innervation
    • 2.6
      Reflex Control of Flow
    • 2.7
      Responses to Physical Stimuli
    • 2.8
      Responses to Humoral Agents