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ALLMedicine™ Anion Gap Center

Research & Reviews  313 results

Severe Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis Resulting from Combined Chronic Acetaminophen Toxic...
The American Journal of Case Reports; Kalinoski T

Jan 18th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Chronic acetaminophen toxicity has been known to cause an anion gap metabolic acidosis (AGMA) due to accumulation of 5-oxoproline metabolites. This diagnosis requires a high index of suspicion when evaluating a patient with AGMA as occa...

Comparisons of biochemical parameters and diabetic ketoacidosis severity in adult patie...
BMC Endocrine Disorders; Charoenpiriya A, Chailurkit L et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - The aim of this study was to determine the differences in biochemical parameters and diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) severity in adult patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes and utilization of serum BHB as a biomarker for DKA resolution was also eva...

Starvation ketoacidosis and refeeding syndrome.
BMJ Case Reports; Boal AH, Panarelli M et. al.

Dec 10th, 2021 - Starvation ketoacidosis (SKA) is a rarer cause of ketoacidosis. Most patients will only have a mild acidosis, but if exacerbated by stress can result in a severe acidosis. We describe a 66-year-old man admitted with reduced consciousness and found...

A novel nomogram for predicting 3-year mortality in critically ill patients after coron...
BMC Surgery; Zhang H, Tian W et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - The long-term outcomes for patients after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) have been received more and more concern. The existing prediction models are mostly focused on in-hospital operative mortality after CABG, but there is still little r...

Benzodiazepine Toxicity

Dec 1st, 2021 - Practice Essentials Overdoses involving oral benzodiazepines (BZDs) alone rarely result in significant morbidity (eg, aspiration pneumonia, rhabdomyolysis) or mortality. Serious adverse effects and emergency department visits related to BZD overdo...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Early Basal Insulin Administration in Adult Diabetic Ketoacidosis Management

Sep 23rd, 2021 - The transition from IV Insulin Infusion (IVII) to Subcutaneous Long-acting insulin injections in Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) management frequently results in rebound hyperglycemia, particularly if there are high insulin requirements that can adver...

Risk Potential for Organ Dysfunction Associated With Sodium Bicarbonate Therapy (SBT) in Critically Ill Patients

Jul 7th, 2021 - Study Population We obtained data from the MIMIC-III. The newest version of MIMIC-III, v. 1.4, integrates 61,532 patients admitted to the ICUs of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Our study included patients with sever...

Strong Ion Gap as Prognostic Indicator for Adult Patients Admitted With Shock to the Intensive Care Units

Mar 19th, 2020 - Metabolic acidosis is frequently found in patients with shock. Traditional methods of evaluating acid-base status can underestimate and even miss complex acid-base disorders particularly in the setting of hypoalbuminemia, hypo/hypernatraemia and h...

HEmoFiltration With Citric Acid Anticoagulation

Feb 15th, 2019 - All consecutive cardio-vascular surgery patients treated with post-dilution hemofiltration with regional citrate anticoagulation (HF RCA) from August 2015 through November 2017 were included to prospective audit. Indication to hemofiltration treat...

Incidence of Renal Tubular Acidosis in Nephrology Unit in Assiut University Childern Hospital

Sep 1st, 2017 - The term renal tubular acidosis (RTA) is applied to a group of transport defects in the reabsorption of bicarbonate (HCO3_), the excretion of hydrogen ion (H_), or both. This condition was first described in 1935, confirmed as a renal tubular diso...

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News  31 results

Albuterol, Acidosis, and Aneurysms
Lucy Ma, MD, Christopher Russo et. al.

May 12th, 2021 - An 88-year-old male veteran with a medical history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) on home oxygen, chronic alcohol use, squamous cell carcinoma of the lung status after left upper lobectomy, and a 5. 7 cm thoracic aortic aneurysm wa.

Integrating primary care into a community mental health center
MDedge Family Medicine; Christina Antenucci, MD, Steven Schreiber, RN et. al.

Apr 8th, 2021 - THE CASE John C* is a 57-year-old man with hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and schizophrenia who followed up with a psychiatrist monthly at the community mental health center (CMHC). He had no primary care doctor.

COVID-19 Complicates Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Hospital

Mar 10th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The clinical course and prognosis of individuals hospitalized with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) are considerably worse among those who have COVID-1...

Solutions for Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Finding the Right Balance

Oct 2nd, 2020 - Recent studies have shown improved renal outcomes in adult patients with sepsis receiving balanced solutions instead of "normal" saline. For years, it has been known that 0.9% saline (colloquially referred to as "abnormal saline") can cause a hype...

Solutions for Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Finding the Right Balance

Oct 2nd, 2020 - Recent studies have shown improved renal outcomes in adult patients with sepsis receiving balanced solutions instead of "normal" saline. For years, it has been known that 0.9% saline (colloquially referred to as "abnormal saline") can cause a hype...

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