Turbulence & Rheology, Dr. D. Penney




Table 6.01. RBC/Plasma distribution varies with vessel caliber (ie. diameter).

Diameter (mm) ... Hct (%) .............. Relative Velocity of RBCs .....
1.100 40.5 100
0.450 39.8 103
0.250 39.2 106
0.095 33.6 135
0.050 28.0 175

Note: the velocity of plasma = 100




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