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High altitude hypoxia and blood pressure dysregulation in adult chickens
(Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 2013)
Although it is accepted that impaired placental perfusion in complicated pregnancy can slow fetal growth and programme an increased risk of cardiovascular dysfunction at adulthood, the relative contribution of reductions ...
Perinatal origins of chronic mountain sickness : the role of perinatal hypoxia in the development of CMS
(Meeting VII Congress World Medicine and Physiology High Altitude, 2011)
Chronic mountain sickness (CMS) is a significant public health problem for the more than 140 million persons residing at high altitudes (>2500 m) yet its etiology remains incompletely urderstood because, in part, the ...
The relationship between perinatl hypoxia and sleep-disordered breathing in preclinical chronic mountain sickness
(High Altitude Medicine & Biology, 2010-08-08)
Introduction: Chronic intermittent hypoxia due to sleepdisordered breathing is implicated as a potential etiological factor for chronic mountain sickness (CMS). Whether sleepdisordered breathing precedes or results from ...