Measuring the respiratory chemoreflexes in humans.

  • James Duffin
  • Published 2011 in Respiratory physiology & neurobiology


Breathing responds to changes in CO(2) and O(2) detected by respiratory chemoreceptors. In this paper I examine the methodologies for a quantitative assessment of the respiratory chemoreflex characteristics in humans. My intention is to provide the investigator unfamiliar with these methods an overview and introduction that allows them to choose the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.resp.2011.04.009


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