gas exchange

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gas exchange

The movement of gases from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration, especially the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between an organism and its environment. In plants, gas exchange takes place during photosynthesis. In animals, gases are exchanged during respiration.
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Gasaustausch
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Humidification is required by the ventilation of neonates that pulmonary gas exchange functions normally.
Interpreting ABG results: assessing pulmonary gas exchange
2003) Muscle oxygenation and pulmonary gas exchange kinetics during cycling exercise ontransitions in humans.
Hiba Ayub, head of tobacco control at the CCO at KHCC presented the most recent study conducted by CCO under the title of"The acute effects of water-pipe smoking on pulmonary gas exchange and exercise capacity in healthy subjects".
An automated pulmonary gas exchange system was used to assess breath by breath cardio-respiratory function.
Measurement of ventilation and pulmonary gas exchange during exercise testing provides additional information about physiologic abnormalities associated with the underperfusion of the pulmonary vascular bed seen in PAH.
2] stores on pulmonary gas exchange dynamics during incremental exercise in humans.

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