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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Pulmonary gas exchange becomes severely compromised because of insult to the alveolar-capillary membrane (Gulanick & Myers, 2017).
4] Obesity can cause various deleterious effects to respiratory functions, such as alterations in the respiratory mechanics, decrease in respiratory muscle strength and endurance, decrease in pulmonary gas exchange, lower control of breathing, and limitations in pulmonary function tests.
Humidification is required by the ventilation of neonates that pulmonary gas exchange functions normally.
Interpreting ABG results: assessing pulmonary gas exchange
Fresh and stored red blood cell transfusion equivalently induce subclinical pulmonary gas exchange deficit in normal humans.
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".

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