arterial blood gases


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Noun1.arterial blood gases - measurement of the pH level and the oxygen and carbon dioxide concentrations in arterial bloodarterial blood gases - measurement of the pH level and the oxygen and carbon dioxide concentrations in arterial blood; important in diagnosis of many respiratory diseases
measurement, measuring, mensuration, measure - the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule; "the measurements were carefully done"; "his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate"
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Complete blood counts, serum electrolytes, renal function tests, arterial blood gases, prothrombin time, activated partial throm-boplastin time, urine complete examination and abdominal ultrasound of all the patients were done.
Arterial blood gases on this admission with her breathing 3 liters/ min of O2 via nasal cannulae were grossly abnormal with a pH of 7.
Contract award notice: rent: 2 analyzers (leading and complementary) to study arterial blood gases and ionized calcium, 2 analyzers for testing coagulation, 2 hematology analyzers, analyzers, automatic and semi-automatic urine analysis and supply of: the reagents, calibrators, materials, calibration, inspection and consumables necessary to carry out tests the said analyzers.
The analysis of arterial blood gases (ABG) plays a pivotal role in making correct diagnosis and deciding management strategies in critically ill patients.
ABG or arterial blood gases analysis measures how efficiently oxygen is carried into, and carbon dioxide taken out of, the blood.
His electrocardiogram showed sinus tachycardia and his arterial blood gases showed the following: oxygen saturation 94%, PC[O.
Arterial blood gases were within normal limits (pH 7.
7H2O) on serum electrolytes and arterial blood gases in freshwater cyprinid Labeo rohita.
Thillai (Imperial College London, UK) and Hattotuwa (respiratory medicine, Broomfield Hospital, UK) present a pocket guide for medical students and junior doctors on arterial blood gases (ABGs) and lung function tests.
Table 1: Serial Arterial Blood Gases (On admission, 4 hours later and on stopping salbutamol) 00:22 04:06 07:42 10:50 11:35 Salbutamol withheld FiO2 100% 60% 60% 60% 60% pH (7.
The questionnaire included demographic information, indication for ventilation, analysis on initial and repeat arterial blood gases, and management changes.