Widely considered the qgold standardq textbook for respiratory physiology, this compact, concise, and easy-to-read text is now in its fully updated Eighth Edition. New student-friendly features include Key Points boxes at the end of each chapter and review questions and answers. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text, plus animations that illustrate difficult physiologic concepts.Note the surprisingly large difference in pH down the lung, which reflects the considerable variation in Pco2 of the blood. ... In this diagram of the upright lung, only two groups of alveoli are shown, one at the apex and another at the base.
|Author||:||John Burnard West|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2008|