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Unformatted text preview: -why people with restricted lung disease cant do same type of eexercise-require more oxygen and cant get that air-shallow breath (reduced tidal volume) (musch easier for muscle)-Increased respiratory flow rate (blow out the air cery easily) -Harder to breath in, and fast to breath out-Non uniform distribution of ventilation some various part of the lung working and not, amount of lung use will reduce-Fibrosis also impairs gas transfer at the alveolar-capillary surface-Like a scar tissue-Poor gas exchange Mechanical (harder to breath) and reduce area for gas exchange problem as well...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2012 for the course HUMA 1720 taught by Professor Gleberzon during the Spring '12 term at York University.
- Spring '12