carbon monoxide

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an odorless very poisonous gas that is a product of incomplete combustion of carbon

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The aim of our study was to investigate the relation of blood carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) level with the findings and clinical properties at presentation and to elucidate the neurological and cardiological findings which are indicators of tissue hypoxia.
Carboxyhemoglobin levels in children with nonspecific flu-like symptoms.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has collected death certificates for all CO fatalities since 1999 and found that fatalities have carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) levels from 40% to 60%, indicating that CO exposure levels in the air likely exceeded 1,000 ppm (CPSC, 2008).
5 packs a day raises your physiological altitude by 2,000 feet because of high baseline levels of carboxyhemoglobin.
Using the chamber and based on Boyle's law, we can increase the percentage of oxygen in the serum 100-fold and reverse the carboxyhemoglobin levels in less than 30 minutes.
Israilova in the certificate of authorship No 4807122/14 "Fetal hypoxia model" by the content of carboxyhemoglobin and acid-base balance profile.
PVI is available as part of Masimo rainbow[R] SET platformthe first-and-only technology to noninvasively and continuously measure total hemoglobin (SpHb[R]), oxygen content (SpOC), carboxyhemoglobin (SpCO[R]), methemoglobin (SpMet[R]), Pleth Variability Index (PVI[R]), perfusion index (PI), and acoustic respiration rate (RRa), in addition to the 'gold standard' Measure-Through Motion and Low Perfusion performance of Masimo SET[R] oxyhemoglobin (SpO2), and pulse rate (PR).
Carbon monoxide in the cigarette smoke binds to hemoglobin and forms carboxyhemoglobin.
Animal studies also revealed that tea filters could significantly reduce the acute toxicity, mutagenicity, lung damage and carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) levels in the blood caused by cigarette smoking.
When hemoglobin combines with CO, it forms a very bright red compound called carboxyhemoglobin, which may cause the skin of CO poisoning victims to appear pink in death, instead of white or blue.
In addition, elevations of carbon monoxide and carboxyhemoglobin may also impair tissue oxygenation (19).
A prospective cohort of 110 pregnant women in Netherlands (12) found no relationship between low Apgar scores and NICU transfer with maternal serum carboxyhemoglobin and thiocyanate levels.
Unlike other determinations, such as carboxyhemoglobin and thiocyanate, nicotine and cotinine are both specific to tobacco; however, cotinine is a more reliable biomarker because it has a longer half-life.
com that I relied upon to secure our hyperbaric team and dissociate the patient's carboxyhemoglobin using our diving chamber.
Chen and Fechter showed that carboxyhemoglobin levels approach steady state within 30 minutes of exposure onset and stabilize by 90 minutes of exposure [5].