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ALLMedicine™ Acid-base Disorders Center

Research & Reviews  106 results

Acid-base disorders: A primer for clinicians.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ncp.10881
Nutrition in Clinical Practice : Official Publication of ... Tucker AM, Johnson TN

Jun 27th, 2022 - An understanding of acid-base physiology is necessary for clinicians to recognize and correct problems that may negatively affect provision of nutrition support and drug therapy. An overview of acid-base physiology, the different acid-base disorde...

Metabolic Alkalosis in Heart Failure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04740242

May 4th, 2022 - Metabolic alkalosis (MA) is the most common acid-base disorder and when it's severe it can have effects on cellular function and contribute to an increase in mortality. MA is a common complication of heart failure (HF) especially when patients are...

Arterial Blood Gas Sampling
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1902703-overview

Mar 4th, 2022 - Background Arteries are the large vessels that carry oxygenated blood away from the heart. The distribution of the systemic arteries is like a ramified tree, the common trunk of which, formed by the aorta, commences at the left ventricle, while th...

Arterial Blood Gas Sampling
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1982163

Mar 4th, 2022 - Background Arteries are the large vessels that carry oxygenated blood away from the heart. The distribution of the systemic arteries is like a ramified tree, the common trunk of which, formed by the aorta, commences at the left ventricle, while th...

Arterial Blood Gas Sampling
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1982163-overview

Mar 4th, 2022 - Background Arteries are the large vessels that carry oxygenated blood away from the heart. The distribution of the systemic arteries is like a ramified tree, the common trunk of which, formed by the aorta, commences at the left ventricle, while th...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Metabolic Alkalosis in Heart Failure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04740242

May 4th, 2022 - Metabolic alkalosis (MA) is the most common acid-base disorder and when it's severe it can have effects on cellular function and contribute to an increase in mortality. MA is a common complication of heart failure (HF) especially when patients are...

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...

Reducing Pain in Emergency Department by Using Veinous Blood Gas Instead of Arterious Blood Gas
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03784664

Jun 19th, 2019 - Blood gases are widely used in emergency and resuscitation services and are the key examination for exploring acid-base balance disorders (using pH, PaCO2 and HCO3 ) and gas exchange disorders (using PaO2 and PaCO2). This examination can be taken ...

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News  4 results

Pulmonary circulation disorders predict noninvasive vent failure
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/176645/copd/pulmonary-circulation-disorders-predict-noninvasive-vent-failure
Tara Haelle, MDedge News

Oct 8th, 2018 - SAN ANTONIO – COPD patients with pulmonary circulation disorders were more than four times as likely to need invasive ventilation after noninvasive ventilation (NIV) failed for acute exacerbations, found a new study. Tara Haelle/MDedge News Dr.

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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