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Nasal obstruction and cardiopulmonary system in children.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  842326     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
45 patients aged 6-18 years, with bilateral (17) and unilateral (28) obstruction of the nose, were analysed and divided into two groups in which nasal pressure ranged from 20 to above 60 mm H2O. The following examinations pertaining to pulmonary function were performed: partial pressure of oxygen (PO2) and carbon dioxide (PCO2), pulmonary ventilation at rest and under charge (VC, FEV1, MMF25-75, IGV, FRC, RV, TLC, Rt). The investigation of the heart functions included the pulse rate, BP, and ECG at rest and under charge. According to our findings, nasal obstruction in children has less influence on the lower respiratory tracts than contended in previous reports in the literature. In no single case have we found any alterations in the function of the cardiovascular system at rest or during charge.
Authors:
Z Krajina; I Cepelja; S Suvajdzić
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta oto-laryngologica     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0001-6489     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Otolaryngol.     Publication Date:    1977 Jan-Feb
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-04-25     Completed Date:  1977-04-25     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370354     Medline TA:  Acta Otolaryngol     Country:  SWEDEN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  40-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Airway Obstruction / physiopathology*,  surgery
Blood Pressure
Carbon Dioxide / blood
Child
Heart / physiology*
Heart Rate
Humans
Nose*
Oxygen / blood
Partial Pressure
Pressure
Respiration*
Respiratory Function Tests
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
124-38-9/Carbon Dioxide; 7782-44-7/Oxygen

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