Respiration


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RESPIRATION, Med. jur. Breathing, which consists of the drawing into, inhaling, or more technically, inspiring, atmospheric air into the lungs, and then: forcing out, expelling, or technically expiring, from the lungs the air therein. Chit. Med. Jur. 92 and 416, note n.

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Changes in ecological conditions may give rise to variations in soil respiration (Ma et al.
To begin, Lobritz and his colleagues measured cellular respiration levels in bacterial cultures that were untreated, as well as cultures that were treated with both kinds of antibiotics.
Prof Hakam Al Yaseen, UHS Medical Director, said: "The delivery was normal, but he had a pneumothorax caused by pulmonary perforation as a result of high-pressure artificial respiration.
After five or six years, there is a buildup of some dead plant material, leaf litter, and so on, and that seems to drive the rate of respiration up again, but it never recovers to the point it was before the beetles killed the trees, at least over the span of a decade.
For years, I have spent countless hours drawing out the steps of photosynthesis and cellular respiration on the chalkboard class after class.
The Ministry of Health used a new artificial respiration device with high performance vibrations which helped the patient breathe normally causing no side effects to her EoACA vocal cords or respiration canal.
It has been proposed that the respiration rate can be used as an indicator to predict the longevity of cut flowers, as previously examined in Narcissus and Consolida ajacis, making it possible to establish mathematical models between storage temperature and vase life (CEVALLOS; REID, 2000; FINGER et al.
The best scenario is when more carbon is stored in soil than is lost through microbial respiration.
Because respiration continues after harvest, fruits and vegetables can be picked unripe, and allowed to ripen before reaching the consumer.
Clinicians rely on respiration rate to detect respiratory compromise, so this definitely adds a new perimeter that takes the measurement to new sites and significantly enhances our product line," said Brian Long, senior product manager at Masimo Corporation.
The justification is unclear for the article to count animal respiration as a net source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, while human respiration is not counted.