Oxygen gradients in the microcirculation.


Early in the last century August Krogh embarked on a series of seminal studies to understand the connection between tissue metabolism and mechanisms by which the cardiovascular system supplied oxygen to meet those needs. Krogh recognized that oxygen was supplied from blood to the tissues by passive diffusion and that the most likely site for oxygen exchange… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-1716.2010.02232.x


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@article{Pittman2011OxygenGI, title={Oxygen gradients in the microcirculation.}, author={Roland N. Pittman}, journal={Acta physiologica}, year={2011}, volume={202 3}, pages={311-22} }