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    • Cardiac and vascular disease prior to hatching in chick embryos incubated at high altitude 

      Salinas, CE; Blanco, CE; Villena, M; Camm, EJ; Tuckett, JD; Weerakkody, RA; Kane, AD; Shelley, AM; Wooding, FBP; Quy, M; Giussani, DA (Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, 2010)
      Abstract. The partial contributions of reductions in fetal nutrition and oxygenation to slow fetal growth and a developmental origin of cardiovascular disease remain unclear. By combining high altitude with the chick ...
    • CEdème aigu du poumon de la haute altitude. High altitude pulmonary oedema 

      Coudert, J (Bull. Physio-path resp., 1971)
      El edema agudo de pulmón de “gran altura” aparece después de 6 a 96 horas en sujetos, con frecuencia jóvenes, sin afección cardiaca o pulmonar, que llegan rápidamente a una altura igual o superior a 3000 metros. Su aparición, ...
    • Developmental, genetic, and environmental components of aerobic capacity at high altitude 

      Frisancho, A Roberto; Frisancho, Hedy G; Milotich, Mark; Brutsaert, Tom; Albalak, Rachel; Spielvogel, Hilde; Villena, Mercedes; Vargas, Enrique; Soria, Rudy (American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 1995)
      Abstract. The aerobic capacity of 268 subjects (158 males and 110 females) was evaluated in La Paz, Bolivia situated at 3,750 m. The sample included 1) 39 high altitude rural natives (all male); 2) 67 high altitude urban ...
    • Interacción de los efectos ventilatorios de la hipoxia y de las inyecciones de KCN 

      Lefrançois, R; Gautier, H; Pasquis, P (Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, 1967)
      Resumen. La sensibilidad de los quimorreceptores arteriales a la hipoxia es menor en los nativos de la altura, con relación a los del nivel del mar. La sensibilidad de los quimorreceptores arteriales a los cianuros ...
    • Modificaciones del metabolismo celular durante la hipoxia 

      Gonnad, P (Instituto Boliviano de Biología de Altura, 1969-12)
    • Total lung capacity in young highlanders of Aymara ancestry 

      Greksa, Lawrence P; Spielvogel, Hilde; Cáceres, Esperanza (American Journal of Physical Anthroplogy, 1994)
      ABSTRACT. Total lung capacity (TLC) and its components, including residual volume (RV) and vital capacity (VC), are described in a sample of 164 male and 143 female youths of Aymara ancestry (10.0-19.9 years) who were ...