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Part 2 Mechanical Properties of the Lung and Chest Wall: Static and Dynamic. Section I STATIC LUNG MECHNICS: The mechanical properties of a lung whose volume is not changing with time. 1. Pulmonary Volume and Capacity. Pulmonary Volumes. Tidal volume ( 潮气量)

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Part 2 mechanical properties of the lung and chest wall static and dynamic

Part 2Mechanical Properties of the Lung and Chest Wall: Static and Dynamic


Part 2 mechanical properties of the lung and chest wall static and dynamic

Section I

STATIC LUNG MECHNICS:

The mechanical properties of a lung whose volume is not changing with time


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1. Pulmonary Volume and Capacity


Part 2 mechanical properties of the lung and chest wall static and dynamic

Pulmonary Volumes

  • Tidal volume (潮气量)

    • Volume of air inspired or expired during a normal inspiration or expiration (400 – 500 ml)

  • Inspiratory reserve volume (补吸气量)

    • Amount of air inspired forcefully after inspiration of normal tidal volume (1500 – 2000 ml)

  • Expiratory reserve volume (补呼气量)

    • Amount of air forcefully expired after expiration of normal tidal volume (900 – 1200 ml)

  • Residual volume (残气量,RV)

    • Volume of air remaining in respiratory passages and lungs after the most forceful expiration (1500 ml in male and 1000 ml in female)


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Pulmonary Capacities

  • A Capacity is composed of two or more volumes

  • Inspiratory capacity (深吸气量)

    • Tidal volume plus inspiratory reserve volume

  • Functional residual capacity (功能残气量, FRC)

    • Expiratory reserve volume plus the residual volume

  • Vital capacity (肺活量, VC)

    • Sum of inspiratory reserve volume, tidal volume, and expiratory reserve volume

  • Total lung capacity (肺总量, TLC)

    • Sum of inspiratory and expiratory reserve volumes plus the tidal volume and residual volume


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  • RV/TLC

  • Normally less than 0.25

  • Increase by the obstructive pulmonary disease (RV)

  • Increase during the restrictive lung disease (TLC)


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Minute and Alveolar Ventilation

  • Minute ventilation: Total amount of air moved into and out of respiratory system per minute

  • Respiratory rate or frequency: Number of breaths taken per minute

  • Anatomic dead space: Part of respiratory system where gas exchange does not take place

  • Alveolar ventilation: How much air per minute enters the parts of the respiratory system in which gas exchange takes place


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Dead Space

  • Area where gas exchange cannot occur

  • Includes most of airway volume

  • Anatomical dead space (=150 ml)

    • Airways

  • Physiological dead space

    • = anatomical + non functional alveoli


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A tube = Airway (Trachea – Bronchi – Bronchioles)

VD

A thin walled Sac = Alveolus

VA

GAS EXCHANGE

OCCURS HERE

Blood Vessels

Basic Structure of the Lung

NO GAS EXCHANGE

DEAD SPACE

Formula: Total Ventilation = Dead Space + Alveolar Space VT = VD + VA


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VD

  • Anatomical Dead Space = Airways (constant)

VA

Physiological =Anatomical Dead Space Dead Space +

Additional Dead Space

BlockedVessel

Similar Concept: Physiological Dead Space

Healthy Lungs:

Diseased lungs:


2 lung compliance

2. Lung Compliance

  • Lung compliance (CL)

    • is a measure of the elastic properties of the lung,

    • is a reflection of lung distensibility


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Elasticity

  • Tendency to return to initial size after distension.

  • High content of elastin proteins.

    • Very elastic and resist distension.

      • Recoil ability.

  • Elastic tension increases during inspiration and is reduced by recoil during expiration.


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Compliance

  • Distensibility (stretchability):

    • Ease with which the lungs can expand.

    • The compliance is inversely proportional to elastic resistance

  • Change in lung volume per change in transpulmonary pressure.

  • DV/DP

  • 100 x more distensible than a balloon.

  • Specific compliance (比顺应性): the compliance per unit volume


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Static lung compliance

C = DV/DP

100

deflation

Lung

volume

(%TLC)

50

normal

breathing

inflation

0

0

30

Transpulmonary pressure (cmH2O)


Section ii dynamic lung mechanics

Section II DYNAMIC LUNG MECHANICS

Aspects of mechanics

that studies the lung in motion


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1. Dynamic Compliance


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Normal (with surfactant)

Saline Filled

Volume L

6

3

Without surfactant

RV

Pleural Pressure

0

0

- 15

- 30 cm H2O

Volume-pressure curves of lungs filled with saline and with air (with or without surfactant)


Dynamic lung compliance

Dynamic lung compliance

  • Is always less than static compliance

  • Increase during exercise

  • Increase during sighing and yawning


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2.Airflow in Airways


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Types of Flow


Part 2 mechanical properties of the lung and chest wall static and dynamic

Laminar flow

  • … is when concentric layers of gas flow parallel to the wall of the tube.

  • The velocity profile obeys Poiseuille’s Law


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Poiseuille and Resistance

  • Airway Radius or diameter is KEY.

  •  radius by 1/2  resistance by 16 FOLD - think bronchodilator here!!


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  • The gas flow in the larger airways (nose, mouth, glottis, and bronchi) is turbulent

  • Gas flow in the smaller airway is laminar

  • Breath sounds heard with a stethoscope reflect the turbulent airflow

  • Laminar flow is silent


3 gas flow resistance

3. Gas Flow Resistance

  • Elastic Resistance

  • Inelastic Resistance


Elastic resistance

Elastic Resistance

  • Caused by

    • the elastic tissue of the lung and the thoracic wall

    • surface tension of the fluid that lines the inside wall of the alveoli

  • The elastic resistance caused by surface tension

    • are much more complex.

    • accounts for about two thirds of the total elastic resistance


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  • Inelastic Resistance

  • comprises

    • airway resistance (friction)

    • pulmonary tissue resistance (viscosity, and inertia).

  • the airway resistance account for 80%-90% of the inelastic resistance

    • the more important both in health and disease.


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Airway Resistance

  • Airway resistance is the resistance to flow of air in the airways

  • due to :

    • internal friction between gas molecules

    • 2) friction between gas molecules and the walls of the airways


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Factors that influence airway resistance

  • Airway diameter

    • asthma (哮喘)and parasympathetic stimulation: Narrowing airways.

    • Emphysema (肺气肿): decreases small airway diameter during forced expiration

  • Turbulence air flow

    • Rapid breathing:

  • Density and viscosity of the inspired gas


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Control of Airway Smooth Muscle

  • Neural control

    • Adrenergic beta receptors causing dilatation

    • Parasympathetic-muscarinic receptors causing constriction

    • NANC nerves (non-adrenergic, non-cholinergic)

      • Inhibitory release VIP and NO  bronchodilitation

      • Stimulatory  bronchoconstriction, mucous secretion, vascular hyperpermeability, cough, vasodilation “neurogenic inflammation”


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Control of Airway Smooth Muscle

  • Local factors

    • histamine binds to H1 receptors-constriction

    • histamine binds to H2 receptors-dilation

    • slow reactive substance of anaphylaxis (过敏反应)- constriction-allergic response to pollen

    • Prostaglandins (前列腺速) E series - dilation

    • Prostaglandins (前列腺素)F series - constriction


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Control of Airway Smooth Muscle

(cont)

  • Environmental pollution

    • smoke, dust, sulfur dioxide, some acidic elements in smog

  • Elicit constriction of airways

    • mediated by:

      • parasympathetic reflex

      • local constrictor responses


4 measurement of expiratory flow fvc

4.Measurement of Expiratory Flow - FVC


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FVC - forced vital capacity

  • Defines maximum volume of exchangeable air in lung (vital capacity)

    • forced expiratory breathing maneuver

    • requires muscular effort and some patient training

  • Initial (healthy) FVC values approx 4 liters

    • slowly diminishes with normal aging


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FVC - forced vital capacity(cont)

  • Significantly reduced FVC suggests damage to lung tissue

    • restrictive lung disease (fibrosis,纤维化)

    • constructive lung disease

    • loss of functional alveolar tissue

  • Intra-subject variability factors

    • age

    • sex

    • height

    • ethnicity


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FEV1 - forced expiratory volume

(1 second)

  • maximum air flow rate out of lung in initial 1 second interval

    • forced expiratory breathing maneuver

    • requires muscular effort and some patient training

  • FEV1/FVC ratio

    • normal FEV1 about 3 liters

    • FEV1 needs to be normalized to individual’s vital capacity (FVC)

    • typical normal FEV1/FVC ratio = 3 liters/ 4 liters = 0.75


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FEV1 - forced expiratory volume (1 second)

  • Standard screening measure for obstructive lung disease

    • FEV1/FVC reduction trend over time (years) is key indicator

    • calculate % predicted FEV1/FVC (age and height normalized)

  • Reduced FEV1/FVC suggests obstructive damage to lung airways

    • episodic, reversible by bronchodilator drugs

      • probably asthma (哮喘)

    • continual, irreversible by bronchodilator drugs

      • probably COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease,慢性阻塞性肺病)


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Spirometry

1 sec

Volume (litres)

Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 sec - FEV1

Time (sec)

Total Lung Capacity

Forced Vital Capacity - FVC

Residual Volume


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Normal Lung Volume

Lung Volume in Restrictive Disease

Assessment of RESTRICTIVE Lung Diseases

These are diseases that reduce the effective surface area available for gas exchange

eg fibrosis / pulmonary oedema


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Spirometry

RESTRICTIVE lung disease

Total Lung Capacity

Vital Capacity

REDUCED

Volume (litres)

Residual Volume

Time (sec)


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Normal Airway Calibre

Airway Calibre in Obstructive Disease

Assessment of OBSTRUCTIVE Lung Diseases

These are diseases that reduce the diameter of the airways and increase airway resistance -

remember Resistance increases with 1/radius 4

eg asthma / bronchitis


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Forced Vital Capacity - FVC

FEV1 > 80% of FVC

is Normal

or in words - you should be able to forcibly expire more than 80% of your vital capacity in 1 sec.

Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 sec - FEV1


Part 2 mechanical properties of the lung and chest wall static and dynamic

Spirometry

1 sec

Total Lung Capacity

Volume (litres)

Forced Expiratory Volume in 1 sec - FEV1

Forced Vital Capacity - FVC

Residual Volume

Time (sec)

OBSTRUCTIVE lung disease

FEV1 < 80% of FVC


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