An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15957 entries, 13939 authors and 1935 subjects. Updated: February 16, 2024

KROGH, Schack August Steenberg

2 entries
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Ueber einen in biologischer Beziehung wichtigen Einfluss, den die Kohlensäurespannung des Blutes auf dessen Sauerstoffbindung übt.

Skand. Arch. Physiol, 16, 402-12, 1904.

Bohr, Hasselbalch, and Krogh showed, in the experimental animal, that the affinity of blood for oxygen depends upon carbon dioxide pressure. This became known as the Bohr effect, though the discovery may have been made by Krogh. English translation in No. 1588.16.

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The anatomy and physiology of the capillaries.

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1922.

Silliman Lectures. A second edition appeared in 1929. Krogh received the Nobel Prize for Physiology in 1920. His most important work was on the physiology of capillaries.