arterial pH

arterial pH

the hydrogen ion concentration of arterial blood. Normal range is 7.35 to 7.45.

ar·te·ri·al pH

(ahr-tēr'ē-ăl)
Measurement of the acidity and alkalinity of the blood in the arteries carrying blood away from the heart.
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2], and increased or decreased arterial pH because there are no barriers at all to pass.
We found a significant difference in survival for patients with different arterial pH levels at hospital admission (Figure 1).
In addition, the difference in umbilical arterial pH in infants born to mothers with early or late epidural was negligible (mean difference, 0.
He is in uncontrollable acidosis with arterial pH 7.
7) APACHE score 26 [+ or -] 2 20 [+ or -] 6 SOFA score 12 [+ or -] 2 9 [+ or -] 2 Arterial pH 7.
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Although there are no data to support the use of sodium bicarbonate for the treatment of toxic alcohol induced metabolic acidosis, most guidelines support this temporizing maneuver for patients with an arterial pH below 7.
Here, the mean difference between capillary and arterial pH was just 0.
BE = base excess (measure of whole blood buffer base), pHa = arterial pH (negative log of [H.
5 g/dL), high respiratory rate (age-adjusted cutoffs), tachycardia (at least 125 beats per minute), confusion (new onset), poor oxygenation (age-adjusted cutoffs), and low arterial pH (less than 7.