Carbon Monoxide Poisoning:

CO Uptake:

Uptake of Carbon Monoxide by normal resting humans. The solid lines represent a mathematical model based on physiological principles and the symbols represent measurements of blood COHb. From: Peterson, J.E. & Stewart, R.D. (1977) Predicting the carboxyhemoglobin levels resulting from carbon monoxide exposures. J. Appl. Physiol., 39, 633-638.


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