Winter formula | definition of Winter formula by Medical dictionary
Winter formula (wint′ĕr)
In a patient with metabolic acidosis, a formula to determine the expected compensatory decrease in plasma carbon dioxide (CO2 ) levels. The formula is represented mathematically as:PCO2=8 (+/-2) + 1.5 x HCO3
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