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ALLMedicine™ Acid-base Disorders Center

Research & Reviews  74 results

s100β, NSE n GFAP in Living Donor Hepatectomy and Delirium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04422925

Jan 11th, 2022 - The postoperative delirium picture is a serious and common complication seen after any major surgery, including hepatic resection. Delirium is an acute state of confusion characterized by impaired consciousness, reduced ability to focus on attenti...

Concomitant Lung and Kidney Disorders in Critically Ill Patients: Core Curriculum 2022.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2021.06.023
American Journal of Kidney Diseases : the Official Journa... Sanghavi SF, Freidin N et. al.

Nov 21st, 2021 - The lungs and kidneys are cooperative and interdependent organs that secure the homeostasis of the body. Volume and acid-base disorders sit at the nexus between these two systems. However, lung-kidney interactions affect the management of many oth...

Approach to Patients With High Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis: Core Curriculum 2021.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2021.02.341
American Journal of Kidney Diseases : the Official Journa... Fenves AZ, Emmett M

Aug 18th, 2021 - The anion gap (AG) is a mathematical construct that compares the blood sodium concentration with the sum of the chloride and bicarbonate concentrations. It is a helpful calculation that divides the metabolic acidoses into 2 categories: high AG met...

Pediatric Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Surgery
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/937263-overview

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Practice Essentials Pyloric stenosis involves narrowing and obstruction of the pyloric channel as a consequence of hypertrophy of the circular muscle of the pylorus. [1] It is the most common pediatric surgical disorder of infancy that necessitate...

Pediatric Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis Surgery
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/937263-overview

Jul 2nd, 2021 - Practice Essentials Pyloric stenosis involves narrowing and obstruction of the pyloric channel as a consequence of hypertrophy of the circular muscle of the pylorus. [1] It is the most common pediatric surgical disorder of infancy that necessitate...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

s100β, NSE n GFAP in Living Donor Hepatectomy and Delirium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04422925

Jan 11th, 2022 - The postoperative delirium picture is a serious and common complication seen after any major surgery, including hepatic resection. Delirium is an acute state of confusion characterized by impaired consciousness, reduced ability to focus on attenti...

Strong Ion Gap as Prognostic Indicator for Adult Patients Admitted With Shock to the Intensive Care Units
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02652364

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...

Ultrasound Meal Accommodation Test for Enteral Feeding in the Critically Ill
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03851354

Jan 27th, 2020 - Within the context of intensive care units (ICU), enteral nutrition is an essential tool in the management of critical patients, because it preserves the structure and function of the gastrointestinal mucosa, decreases the catabolic response to in...

Evaluation of Metabolic Acid-base Abnormalities in Pre-eclamptic Women Applying the Stewart-Fencl Approach
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02164370

Oct 15th, 2014 - Studies evaluating acid/base imbalances are scarce in pre-eclamptics, and tools to thoroughly evaluate them are lacking. The detection of metabolic acidosis has been proposed as a diagnostic criterion for a severe disease state8, 11, however other...

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News  3 results

A patient with altered mental status and an acid-base disturbance
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/126539/critical-care/patient-altered-mental-status-and-acid-base-disturbance?channel=327
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.

Do abnormal fetal kick counts predict intrauterine death in average-risk pregnancies?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/63530/do-abnormal-fetal-kick-counts-predict-intrauterine-death-average-risk
The Journal of Family Practice; Andrea L. Darby-Stewart, MD, Carmen Strickland, MD et. al.

EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER No. Structured daily monitoring of fetal movement doesn’t decrease the rate of all-cause antenatal death in average-risk pregnancies (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, single good-quality, randomized controlled trial [RCT].

Multiple Electrolyte Imbalances and Mixed Acid-base Disorder Posing a Diagnostic Dilemma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/924780

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...

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