ALLMedicine™ Acute Lactic Acidosis Center
Research & Reviews 5 results
Oct 1st, 2018 - Overview Metabolic acidosis is defined as a state of decreased systemic pH resulting from either a primary increase in hydrogen ion (H+) or a reduction in bicarbonate (HCO3-) concentrations. In the acute state, respiratory compensation of acidosis...
American Journal of Kidney Diseases : the Official Journa... Kraut JA, Madias NE
Jun 13th, 2016 - Mortality rates associated with severe lactic acidosis (blood pH<7.2) due to sepsis or low-flow states are high. Eliminating the triggering conditions remains the most effective therapy. Although recommended by some, administration of sodium bicar...
JPEN. Journal of ParEnteral and Enteral Nutrition; Salvatori G, Mondì V et. al.
Jan 16th, 2015 - Thiamine is a water-soluble vitamin implicated in several metabolic processes. Its deficiency, due to prolonged parenteral nutrition without adequate vitamin supplementation, can lead to multiorgan failure characterized by cardiovascular impairmen...
American Journal of Therapeutics; Pallavi R, Chaudhari A
Jan 14th, 2014 - Lactic acidosis is a rare and potentially lethal complication of metformin therapy. We present a case of a middle-aged diabetic man with metformin-induced acute lactic acidosis successfully managed with timely hemodialysis.
Nature Reviews. Nephrology; Kraut JA, Madias NE
Sep 4th, 2012 - Acute metabolic acidosis is associated with increased morbidity and mortality because of its depressive effects on cardiovascular function, facilitation of cardiac arrhythmias, stimulation of inflammation, suppression of the immune response, and o...
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Jun 8th, 2005 - Action Points Cardiotoxicity is a well-recognized side effect of Adriamycin treatment, but typically heart failure develops over time and is dose dependent. Advanced age is an important risk factor. This case report suggests that Adriamycin may al...
Abstract and Introduction Abstract Mortality rates associated with severe lactic acidosis (blood pH < 7.2) due to sepsis or low-flow states are high. Eliminating the triggering conditions remains the most effective therapy. Although recommended by...