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Pathways of Transport in Bone

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

  1. Patrick J. Kelly

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp020312

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Kelly, P. J. 2011. Pathways of Transport in Bone. Comprehensive Physiology. 371–396.

Author Information

  1. Department of Orthopaedics, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundationa, Rochester, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Vascular Anatomy and Fluid Phase
    • 1.1
      Conduit Vessels to Bone
    • 1.2
      Capillaries of Bone
    • 1.3
      Fluid Transport
    • 1.4
      Physiological Implications
  • 2
    Bone Tissue Turnover
    • 2.1
      Bone Remodeling
    • 2.2
      Cells of Bone
    • 2.3
      Mineral Phase
    • 2.4
      Bone Repair
  • 3
    Transport of Ions and Molecules in Bone
    • 3.1
      Movement Into Bone From Bulk Extracellular Fluid (Influx)
    • 3.2
      Efflux
  • 4
    Methodology
    • 4.1
      Indicator-Dilution Methods
    • 4.2
      Steady-State Techniques (Volume of Distribution)
    • 4.3
      Blood Flow
  • 5
    Summary and Conclusions