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oa South African Medical Journal - Physiological effects of a change in altitude from Johannesburg to sea-level

 

Abstract

Rapid descent from Johannesburg, at an altitude of 1 763 m above sea-level, into a deep mine to sea-level resulted in an increase in maximum oxygen intake of 11 - 12% and a significant reduction in minute ventilation at submaximal and maximal effort.

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1972-03-01
2016-12-07
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