La cascata dell'ossigeno: cause di ipossiemia nell'uomo (2021/2022)

Course code
cod wi: DT000273
Name of lecturer
Carlo Capelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
BIO/09 - PHYSIOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
A.A. 21/22 dottorato dal Oct 1, 2021 al Sep 30, 2022.

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Learning outcomes

The cascade of oxygen and the causes of hypoxemia

Syllabus

The purpose of these frontal lectures is to illustrate the main causes of hypoxemia (Los PO2 of the arterial blood) in humans: normbaric and hypobaric hypoxia, hypoventilation, decreased lung diffusion capacity for oxygen, mismatch of the ventilation - perfusion ratio and its pathophysiological implications

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