Medical Definition of Respiratory exchange ratio

1. The ratio of the net output of carbon dioxide to the simultaneous net uptake of oxygen at a given site, both expressed as moles or STPD volumes per unit time; in the steady state, respiratory exchange ratio is equal to the respiratory quotient of metabolic processes. (05 Mar 2000)



Respiratory Exchange Ratio Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Respiratory Exchange Ratio Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Respiratory Exchange Ratio

respiratory center
respiratory centre
respiratory chain
respiratory circulation
respiratory coefficient
respiratory dead space
respiratory disease
respiratory disorder
respiratory distress
respiratory distress syndrome
respiratory distress syndrome of the newborn
respiratory enteric orphan virus
respiratory enzyme
respiratory enzyme complexes
respiratory epithelium
respiratory exchange ratio (current term)
respiratory failure
respiratory frequency
respiratory function tests
respiratory hypersensitivity
respiratory illness
respiratory infection
respiratory inhibitor
respiratory insufficiency
respiratory lobule
respiratory mechanics
respiratory metabolism
respiratory metal
respiratory minute volume
respiratory mucosa

Other Resources Relating to: Respiratory exchange ratio

Search for Respiratory exchange ratio on Dictionary.com!Search for Respiratory exchange ratio on Thesaurus.com!Search for Respiratory exchange ratio on Google!Search for Respiratory exchange ratio on Wikipedia!

Search