Friday , November 16 2018

NURSING

Acid / Base Imbalance

Acid Base Imbalance ABG

An alteration in the acid/base balance  can result in diminished or increased  pH An accumulation of hydrogen ions results in an acidosis An alkalosis results from either a loss of hydrogen ions or an accumulation …

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Arterial Blood Gas

Arterial Blood Gas, ABG

An arterial blood gas, it is a test of blood. It measures the acidity (pH), level of oxygen and carbon dioxide from the blood. This test shows the function of the lungs. It shows, how …

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