Capillary Oxygen Content CcO2

Capillary Oxygen Content CcO2

Capillary Oxygen Content The Capillary Oxygen Content (CcO2) definition is the amount of oxygen bound to hemoglobin (1.34 * Hb) plus the oxygen dissolved in plasma (0.0031 * PAO2) in the capillaries The Capillary Oxygen Content equation: CcO2 = (1.34 * Hb) + (0.0031 *...
Physiologic Dead Space Calculation

Physiologic Dead Space Calculation

Physiological Dead Space Physiological Dead Space ( Total Dead Space ) is the portion of a tidal volume that does not participate in gas exchange because it either remains in the conducting airways (Anatomic Dead Space) or does not get in contact with blood flowing...