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Descriptor in English: Oxygen Consumption
Descriptor in Spanish: Consumo de Oxígeno
Descriptor in Portuguese: Consumo de Oxigênio
Descriptor in French: Consommation d'oxygène
Entry term(s): Consumption, Oxygen
Consumptions, Oxygen
Oxygen Consumptions
Tree number(s): G03.680
SP4.031.100.200.247.458.003
Scope note: The rate at which oxygen is used by a tissue; microliters of oxygen STPD used per milligram of tissue per hour; the rate at which oxygen enters the blood from alveolar gas, equal in the steady state to the consumption of oxygen by tissue metabolism throughout the body. (Stedman, 25th ed, p346)
Annotation: TN 145: oxygen metab
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 66; was see under ENERGY METABOLISM & TISSUE METABOLISM 1963-65
DeCS UI: 10281
Descriptor UI: D010101
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Oxygen Consumption - Preferred
Concept UI M0015672
Scope note The rate at which oxygen is used by a tissue; microliters of oxygen STPD used per milligram of tissue per hour; the rate at which oxygen enters the blood from alveolar gas, equal in the steady state to the consumption of oxygen by tissue metabolism throughout the body. (Stedman, 25th ed, p346)
Preferred term Oxygen Consumption
Entry term(s) Consumption, Oxygen
Consumptions, Oxygen
Oxygen Consumptions



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