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DIVING RESPONSE [2 records]

Record 1 1999-11-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Underwater Diving (Sports)
CONT

This dive reflex conserves oxygen by redistributing blood flow to the vital organs.

CONT

The diving reflex allows for bradycardia, oxygen conservation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Plongée sous-marine (Sports)
CONT

La bradycardie est un des éléments du réflexe de plongée. [...] Nous emploierons l'expression bradycardie du plongeur dans son sens le plus large, étant sous-entendu que ce vocable inclut les variations vasculaires [...]

Spanish

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Record 2 1997-01-01

English

Subject field(s)
  • Commercial Fishing
  • Mammals

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pêche commerciale
  • Mammifères

Spanish

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