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1. ### Understanding the Fick Principle???

In reality, the Fick principle is rarely used these days due to the difficulty of ...arterial blood and CV = Oxygen concentration of venous blood. The Fick principle relies on the observation that the total uptake of (or release of) a substance...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 15/08/2006

2. ### Fick s law and Cystic fibrosis?

I would point you towards Wikipedia for Fick s law, only its needlessly complicated there :) Fick actually...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 13/09/2008

3. ### If you increase the surface area what happens to the diffusion coefficient in Fick 's equation?

Fick 's Law (mass): JsubA= -rho*DsubAB*gradent m The... into air. These are determined through experimentation. Fick 's law of diffusivity shows amount transferred (mass or moles...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 13/10/2009

4. ### How is Ficks first law of diffusion similar to Darcy equation for saturated porous media flow?

Fick 's first law: the flux goes from regions of high concentration...

3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 14/11/2011

5. ### what is fick s law and what implication does this law have for exchange surfaces?

Fick s law describes how diffusion occurs. It says that...

2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 21/03/2009

6. ### Has anyone heard of the FICK Equation for cardiac output?

... output can be estimated in mammals and birds from Fick 's principle. Fick ’s principle states that the rate of diffusion ...

3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/11/2007

7. ### I am having trouble relating the Fick Principle to individual Organs and Body Systems. Please help!?

...t know how much you know about it already.... The Fick Principle is simply a mass balance (or maybe...? That's tough. I understand the Fick Principle pretty well but I don't think...

3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 14/02/2007

8. ### Fick 's law- question about surface area?

Fick 's first law of diffusion, which you stated in the question gives...

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 12/04/2011

9. ### According to ficks law of diffusion, particle flux will decrease if there is an increase in the...?

Fick 's Law The net diffusion rate of a gas across a fluid membrane is proportional to the difference in partial pressure, proportional to the area of the membrane and inversely proportional to the thickness of the membrane.

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 29/09/2010

10. ### How does the structure of an alveolus relate to Fick 's law?

Fick 's law is a mathematical equation describing the gradient motion of diffusion. The structure and function of alveoli, as well as the fenestrated capillaries around them, is a prime example of this law in action.

1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 22/09/2011