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Title Cardio-respiratory control in vertebrates : comparative and evolutionary aspects / Mogens L. Glass, Stephen C. Wood, editors.

Published Berlin : Springer, [2009]
©2009

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 UniM BioMed  573.216 CARD    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 546 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I Control of Respiration in Aquatic Vertebrates -- Gas Transport and Gill Function in Water-Breathing Fish / S.F. Perry, A. Esbaugh, M. Braun, K.M. Gilmour 5 -- Patterns of Acid-Base Regulation During Exposure to Hypercarbia in Fishes / C.J. Brauner, D.W. Baker 43 -- Buoyancy Control in Aquatic Vertebrates / B. Pelster 65 -- Gas Exchange and Control of Respiration in Air-Breathing Teleost Fish / M.L. Glass, F.T. Rantin 99 -- Effects of Temperature on Cardiac Function in Teleost Fish / A.L. Kalinin, M.J. Costa, F.T. Rantin, M.L. Glass 121 -- Physiological Evidence Indicates Lungfish as a Sister Group to the Land Vertebrates / M.L. Glass -- Aestivation in Amphibians / Reptiles Lungfish, M.L. Glass, J. Amin-Naves, G.S.F. da Silva 179 -- Part II Evolution of Pulmonary Mechanics and Respiratory Control -- Trade-offs in the Evolution of the Respiratory Apparatus of Chordates / S.F. Perry, W. Klein, J.R. Codd 193 -- Environmental Selection Pressures Shaping the Pulmonary Surfactant System of Adult and Developing Lungs / S. Orgeig, C.B. Daniels 205 -- Midbrain Structures and Control of Ventilation in Amphibians / L.H. Gargaglioni, L.G.S. Branco 241 -- Comparative Aspects of Hypoxia Tolerance of the Ectothermic Vertebrate Heart / H. Gesser, J. Overgaard 263 -- Control of the Heart and of Cardiorespiratory Interactions in Ectothermic Vertebrates / E.W. Taylor, T. Wang 285 -- Endocrine-Paracrine Control of the Cardiovascular System / B. Totaand, M.C. Cerra 317 -- Stoking the Brightest Fires of Life Among Vertebrates / Raul K. Suarez, Kenneth C. Welch 381 -- Part III Respiratory Physiology of Birds: Metabolic Control -- Prenatal Development of Cardiovascular Regulation in Avian Species / J. Altimiras, D.A. Crossley II, E. Villamor 397 -- Control of Breathing in Birds: Implications for High-Altitude Flight / G.R. Scott, W.K. Milsom 429 -- Part IV Mammalian and Human Physiology -- Peripheral Chemoreceptors in Mammals: Structure, Function and Transduction / P. Kumar 451 -- Central Chemosensitivity in Mammals / L.K. Hartzler, R.W, Putnam 475 -- Human Exercise Physiology / S. Volianitis, Niels H. Secher 501.
Other author Glass, Mogens L.
Wood, Stephen C., 1942-
Subject Vertebrates -- Respiratory organs.
Vertebrates -- Cardiovascular system.
Vertebrates -- Evolution.
Lungfishes -- Respiratory organs.
Lungfishes -- Cardiovascular system.
Lungfishes -- Evolution.
ISBN 9783540939849 (hbk.)
3540939849 (hbk.)
9783540939856 (ebk.)