Measurement of Regional Blood Flow by Indicator Dilution

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Science  27 Mar 1959:
Vol. 129, Issue 3352, pp. 840-841
DOI: 10.1126/science.129.3352.840


Appropriate selection of injection and collection sites permits quantification of certain regional blood flows by the single-injection, indicator-dilution method. Quantifying formulas are derived, and application of the method to several regional beds is described.