Category Archives: Notes


This is the bulk of the sites resource.

Notes are split up into 3 main sections:

Physiology Notes (also contains subcategories of Resp, CVS, Renal)

Pharmacology Notes (all in one happy, long, document)

Other Notes (Measurement, monitoring, other anatomy, equipment etc)

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Respiratory Physiology

The notes follow roughly the chapters in West. But in a format where every nuance of a sentence isn’t important. And furthermore, it’s not written like a novel.

All notes are in .pdf format

1.Airway Anatomy

2.Lung Anatomy & Function



5.Blood Flow & Other Functions

6.V-Q Relationships

7.Gas Transport

8.Mechanics of Breathing

9.Control of Ventilation

10.Functional Respiratory Responses

11.Respiratory Misc