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Diving and asphyxia

a comparative study of animals and man

by Robert Elsner

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deep diving -- Physiological aspects,
  • Asphyxia,
  • Physiology, Comparative,
  • Aquatic animals -- Physiology,
  • Diving,
  • Asphyxia,
  • Physiology, Comparative

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Elsner, Brett Gooden.
    SeriesMonographs of the Physiological Society ;, no. 40
    ContributionsGooden, Brett.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC1015 .E47 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 168 p. :
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3501719M
    ISBN 100521250684
    LC Control Number82021998

      Background A sustained bradycardia is used as a major indicator of severe perinatal asphyxia. However, lambs asphyxiated ex utero do not exhibit the same bradycardic response as lambs asphyxiated in utero. It is possible that the local in utero environment may influence the initial cardiovascular response to asphyxia. We assessed the effect of facial immersion in water on the Author: Tracey Ong, Tracey Ong, Kristina S Sobotka, Kristina S Sobotka, Melissa L Siew, Melissa L Siew, Kell. BENINGFIELD'S BUTTERFLIES Paintings and Drawings By Gordon Beningfield, by GOODEN, ROBERT. Chatto & Windus, London, First Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. FIRST EDITION. Clothbound copy in d/w. 96 pages Introduction by Robert Gooden, Drawings of Butterflies by Gordon Beningfield with many full page Colour plates and pencil drawings.

    Asphyxia or asphyxiation is a condition of deficient supply of oxygen to the body that arises from abnormal example of asphyxia is ia causes generalized hypoxia, which affects primarily the tissues and are many circumstances that can induce asphyxia, all of which are characterized by an inability of an individual to acquire sufficient oxygen through Specialty: Critical care medicine. The submerged-diver-rescue decision tree is a graphical representation of the various points the committee addressed. In the initial phase, the discussion focused on what to do if the regulator or rebreather mouthpiece had come out of the diver's mouth and, if it was still in place, whether the diver was experiencing a convulsion.

    Asphyxia or asphyxiation (from Greek α-"without" and σφύξις sphyxis, "heartbeat") is a condition of severely deficient supply of oxygen to the body that arises from being unable to breathe normally. An example of asphyxia is ia causes generalized hypoxia, which primarily affects the tissues and are many circumstances that can induce asphyxia, all of which are. The book Diving Seals and Meditating Yogis: among others, sections on hibernation and resistance to asphyxia in foetuses and neonates. Elsner's erudite mind, testament to more than half a century of research into mammalian divers, is unleashed onto the page to the benefit of all who desire a near-definitive text on metabolic downregulation.


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These adaptations were originally identified in species living in aquatic habitats. The topics considered include the diving response, metabolic and cardiovascular adaptations, variations in Diving and asphyxia book to asphyxia, neural control mechanisms, which govern the respiratory and circulatory responses, perinatal asphyxia, applications to the human species and medical by: Diving and Asphyxia Article (PDF Available)   in   The Yale journal of biology and medicine 57(4)   November   with  24 Reads  How we measure 'reads' A 'read' is counted each time someone.

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Postural asphyxia differs from asphyxia in confined and enclosed spaces (reduced availability of Fig. 2 The atomizer connected to the tractor Fig. 1 The largest opening (40 cm in diameter) of the. Asphyxia or asphyxiation (from Ancient Greek α-"without" and σφύξις sphyxis, "squeeze" (throb of heart)) [1] is a condition of severely deficient supply of oxygen to the body that arises from abnormal breathing.

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- Diving and Asphyxia: A Comparative Study of Animals and Man Robert Elsner and Brett Gooden Frontmatter More information. Title: Author: Administrator Created Date. The topics considered include the diving response, metabolic and cardiovascular adaptations, variations in resistance to asphyxia, neural control mechanisms, which govern the respiratory and circulatory responses, perinatal asphyxia, applications to the human species and medical implications.

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Some seals species are well adapted to diving asphyxia. These adaptations include prominent cardiovascular responses of bradycardia, reduced cardiac output and selective vasoconstriction in some organs resulting in overall oxygen conservation for the most oxygen-sensitive by: 6.

Robert Elsner is professor emeritus at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He studies the physiology of marine mammals and is the coauthor of Diving and Asphyxia: A Comparative Study of Animals and Cited by: 5. Diving and asphyxia: a comparative study of animals and man. [Robert Elsner; Brett Gooden] -- First printed inthis book concerns the comparative physiological adaptations of vertebrate animals, especially mammals, to cessation of breathing.

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