Acids, bases, pH, and buffers
Even if you’ve never set foot in a chemistry lab, chances are you know a thing or two about acids and bases.
Arterial blood gas (ABG) interpretation is something many medical students find difficult to grasp (we’ve been there). We’ve created this guide, which aims to provide a structured approach to ABG interpretation whilst also increasing your understanding of each results relevance.
Interpreting ABGs: Simple and Easy
Arterial blood gasses, or ABGs, may be among the most complex and confusing parts of nursing practice.
Acid Base Disorders
rterial blood gas analysis is used to determine the adequacy of oxygenation and ventilation, assess respiratory function and determine the acid–base balance.
Know Your ABGs – Arterial Blood Gases Explained
Arterial Blood Gases (ABG) can be difficult and confusing to understand at first. However, it’s a crucial skill for nurses, physicians, respiratory therapists, and nursing students to learn.