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Unformatted text preview: Functional residual capacity Minute respiratory volume (MRV)- respiratory output MRV= R*tidal volume Alveolar ventilation rate (AVR)- volume per minute ventilating the alveoli AVR= Rate*Tidal volume Forced Expiration Volume (FEV1)-measurement of an exhaled breath in the first second (obstructive disorders) Arteriovenous oxygen difference Barometric pressure Boyles law the volume and pressure of a gas are inversely proportional Daltons law- of partial pressures states that the partial pressure of a gas in a mixture is calculated by multiplying the fraction occupied by the gas time the total pressure of the mixture...
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- Spring '08