Sections View Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Annotate Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Supplementary Content ++ Table Graphic Jump Location|Download (.pdf)|Print 2,3-BPG 2,3-bisphosphoglycerate DRG dorsal respiratory group ERV expiratory reserve volume FEF25%–75% forced expiratory flow between 25% and 75% of the forced vital capacity FEV1 forced expiratory volume in 1 second FIO2 fractional concentration of inspired oxygen FRC functional residual capacity FVC forced vital capacity HbA adult hemoglobin HbF fetal hemoglobin [HCO3−]p plasma bicarbonate HPV hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction IC inspiratory capacity IRV inspiratory reserve volume MPAP mean pulmonary artery pressure MLAP mean left atrial pressure MVV maximum voluntary ventilation MW molecular weight PBF pulmonary blood flow PEEP positive end-expiratory pressure PEF peak expiratory flow PVR pulmonary vascular resistance RV residual volume SVR systemic vascular resistance TLC total lung capacity V˙A alveolar ventilation V˙A/Q˙c or V˙/Q˙ ventilation-perfusion ratio VC vital capacity VD/VT ratio of dead space to tidal volume VRG ventral respiratory group VT tidal volume V˙O2 oxygen consumption V˙CO2 carbon dioxide production Your Access profile is currently affiliated with '[InstitutionA]' and is in the process of switching affiliations to '[InstitutionB]'. Please click ‘Continue’ to continue the affiliation switch, otherwise click ‘Cancel’ to cancel signing in. Get Free Access Through Your Institution Learn how to see if your library subscribes to McGraw Hill Medical products. Subscribe: Institutional or Individual Sign In Username Error: Please enter User Name Password Error: Please enter Password Forgot Password? Forgot Username? Sign in via OpenAthens Sign in via Shibboleth You already have access! Please proceed to your institution's subscription. Create a free a profile for additional features.