Intrapulmonary arteriovenous shunts of >15 microm in diameter probably do not contribute to arterial hypoxemia in maximally exercising Thoroughbred horses.

Full Title: 
Intrapulmonary arteriovenous shunts of >15 microm in diameter probably do not contribute to arterial hypoxemia in maximally exercising Thoroughbred horses.
Author(s): 
Manohar M
Goetz TE
Journal: 
J Appl Physiol, Jul 2005, 99: 224 - 229
Applications: 
Pressure
Subject: 
Other Large Animal
Referenced Products: 
cardiac catheters (8 Fr) with tip-manometer
Keywords: 
blood gas tensions during exertion
arterial desaturation during exercise
pulmonary microcirculation
microspheres
Publication date (ref): 
2005-07-01 12:00:00 -0600