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9 Acclimatization • Long term adjustments – acid base adjustments, blood changes, cellular adaptations • Acid/Base – inc ventilation - dec CO 2 - inc pH(basic) – kidneys excrete bicarbonate – reduce buffering capacity • blood changes
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Unformatted text preview: Inc O 2 carrying capacity dec plasma volume, inc red blood cells rapid - dec plasma volume in first days EPO- hormone - red blood cell production accentuated by iron supplementation...
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This note was uploaded on 12/27/2011 for the course KIN 143 taught by Professor Asmundson during the Fall '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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