Pulmonary Physiology - Oxygen Delivery & Uptake
Module 6 - Dr. D. Penney
To be able to quantitate O2 delivery as opposed to O2 uptake.
To understand the similarities and differences between the classical types of hypoxia.
To understand the dual effect of carbon monoxide in interfering with oxygen delivery to, and uptake by, tissues.
To appreciate the factors relevant to the beneficial vs. deleterious shift of the HbO2 saturation curve.
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