What causes the lowered FRC during anaesthesia?

@article{Hedenstierna1985WhatCT,
  title={What causes the lowered FRC during anaesthesia?},
  author={G{\"o}ran Hedenstierna and Arto Strandberg and B. T. V. Brismar and Hans Lundquist and L Tokics},
  journal={Clinical physiology},
  year={1985},
  volume={5 Suppl 3},
  pages={133-41}
}
Functional residual capacity (FRC) by means of body plethysmography chest-abdomen dimensions by whole body computerized tomography, central blood volume (CBV) by double-indicator dilution technique and extremity (peripheral) blood volume (PBV) by segmental thigh and upper arm plethysmography, were assessed in lung-healthy patients who were to undergo… CONTINUE READING