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Author Habibzadeh, Farrokh, author

Title Pathophysiologic basis of acid-base disorders / Farrokh Habibzadeh, Mahboobeh Yadollahie, Parham Habibzadeh
Published Singapore : Springer, [2021]


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Contents Chapter 1: Basics -- Chapter 2: ABCs of acid-base chemistry -- Chapter 3: Gas laws Pressure and partial pressure of a gas -- Chapter 4: What happens in a person -- Chapter 5: Introduction to acid-base chemistry and arterial blood gases -- Chapter 6: Respiratory acidosis and alkalosis -- Chapter 7: Metabolic acidosis and alkalosis -- Chapter 8: Mixed disorders -- Chapter 9: Arterial blood gas
Summary The book is a concise and informative text about acid-base disorders. The book begins with very simple mathematics, chemistry, and physiological concepts and smoothly connects these to various aspects of acid-base disturbances and blood gas disorders through many simple-to-understand case-based examples. It covers various important topics such as respiratory acidosis and alkalosis, metabolic acidosis and alkalosis, mixed disorders, arterial blood gas, etc. All chapters end with a simple take-home summary facilitating better understanding and recall value. This book showcases practical text important at all levels of medical education, right from a basic science student to an attending physician/surgeon. Students, interns, residents, fellows, and attending physicians working in a broad range of clinical settings, particularly anesthesiology, surgery, and critical care can find this book helpful
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed April 16, 2021)
Subject Acid-base imbalances -- Pathophysiology
Form Electronic book
Author Yadollahie, Mahboobeh, author
Habibzadeh, Parham, author
ISBN 9789811605260