ALLMedicine™ Acid-base Disorders Center
Research & Reviews 68 results
International Urology and Nephrology; Alfano G, Fontana F et. al.
Jun 12th, 2021 - Acid-base derangement has been poorly described in patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Considering the high prevalence of pneumonia and kidneys injury in COVID-19, frequent acid-base alterations are expected in patients admitted wit...
Internal Medicine Journal; Chionh CY, Poh CB et. al.
May 25th, 2021 - The anion gap (AG) is often used to evaluate acid-base disorders. The reference interval for normal AG is used to differentiate between raised (gap) or normal AG (non-gap) acidosis. Historically accepted AG values may not be valid with the evoluti...
PloS One; Rodríguez-Villar S, Poza-Hernández P et. al.
Mar 11th, 2021 - Point-of-care arterial blood gas (ABG) is a blood measurement test and a useful diagnostic tool that assists with treatment and therefore improves clinical outcomes. However, numerically reported test results make rapid interpretation difficult or...
The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation; Pollifrone M, Callender L et. al.
Nov 18th, 2020 - To examine predictors for 30-day readmission post-onset of traumatic brain injury (TBI) after initial trauma hospitalization. Retrospective cohort. In total, 5284 patients with an acute TBI admitted from January 1, 2006, through December 31, 2015....
Advances in Physiology Education; Rein JL, Sparks MA et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Understanding and interpretation of acid-base disorders is an important clinical skill that is applicable to the majority of physicians. Although this topic is taught early in medical school, acid-base disturbances have been described as challengi...
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Clinicaltrials.gov 2 results
Oct 15th, 2014 - Acid/base imbalances are not well understood in pre-eclamptics, and better tools are needed to allow a thorough and meaningful evaluation. Disorders of electrolytes and albumin are common findings [13, 14], and the impact of such disorders on acid...
Acetate is the primary acidifying solution used in bicarbonate-based hemodialysis worldwide. It has been published in small trials or case series that the addition of acetate is associated with a rise in nitric oxide production of vascular smooth ...
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Shylaja Mani, MD, Gregory W. Rutecki, MD
Jan 1st, 2017 - A 78-year-old black woman with a history of osteoarthrosis and chronic diffuse joint pain presents with altered mental status and tachypnea, which began 3 hours earlier. She lives alone, and her family suspects she abuses both alcohol and her pain.
Feb 1st, 2015 - Extravascular Hemolytic Reactions Delayed extravascular hemolytic reactions are most likely due to previous sensitization to red cell antigens from prior transfusion, pregnancy, or transplant. Extravascular hemolysis can occur days to weeks after.
Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: In clinical practice, both the history and laboratory testing are paramount to making an accurate diagnosis. Situations in which laboratory findings and patient history are not congruent pose a diagno...