Medmastery: acid-base disorders
The team at Medmastery are providing LITFL readers with a series of FOAMed courses from across their website. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be posting videos from their Acid-Base Essentials course.
In this video, Franz Wiesbauer explains the relationship between pH, HCO3 and pCO2 and a simple rule which will help you decide whether the primary problem is respiratory or metabolic in nature.
- Acid-base disorders
- Assessing compensation
- Bicarbonate loss and acid overload
- Course: Acid-Base Essentials
- Workshop: Acid-Base Essentials
Medmastery courses and workshops are fully CME accredited providing US (AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM) and European (ECMECs) CME credits. Members can download their CME certificates upon successful completion of activities. Register now for a free trial and check it out!
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