THE MEASUREMENT OF EXHALED CARBON MONOXIDE AND ARTERIAL CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN CONCENTRATIONS IN MIDDLE-AGED AND ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH COPD


Ergun D., Ergun R., Ortac E. E. , Ozdemir C., Yuce G., Ardic S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, cilt.17, sa.3, ss.223-227, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 17 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.223-227

Özet

Introduction: Arterial blood carboxyhemoglobin concentrations and exhaled carbon monoxide concentrations have been suggested to be inflammatory markers. Arterial carboxyhemoglobin concentrations can be measured from blood gas samples and concentrations of carboxyhemoglobin can be measured from carbon monoxide in exhaled air.