Drive and performance of the ventilatory apparatus in chronic obstructive lung disease

N Engl J Med. 1968 Jul 11;279(2):53-9. doi: 10.1056/NEJM196807112790201.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Auscultation
  • Bronchitis / physiopathology
  • Carbon Dioxide / blood
  • Cough
  • Diaphragm
  • Dyspnea / etiology
  • Electromyography
  • Humans
  • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
  • Hypercapnia / physiopathology*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Oxygen / blood
  • Oxygen Consumption
  • Plethysmography
  • Pulmonary Emphysema / physiopathology
  • Respiratory Function Tests
  • Respiratory Physiological Phenomena
  • Respiratory System / physiopathology*
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases / physiopathology*
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases / therapy
  • Sputum

Substances

  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Oxygen