ABGs and Acid-Base Disorders

Yilin Zhang, MD
Brandon Fainstad, MD
Expert review pending.

OBJECTIVES
1. Identify the primary acid-base disorder on an ABG
2. Create a differential for different primary acid-base disorders
3. Calculate the anion gap and delta-delta
4. Calculate expected compensation for the primary acid-base disorder
5. Practice reading ABGs


TEACHING INSTRUCTIONS


INTERACTIVE BOARDS

Use for Self-Directed Learning and Preparing to Present

Use For Presenting (Less Text and Fewer Pop-ups)


TAKE HOME POINTS: