Clinical acid-base diagnosis can present a challenge for medical students, residents and fellows. This talk provides an easy-to-follow bicarbonate-centric approach for diagnosing simple acid-base disorders that can be used for both clinical and exam purposes.- Ira B. Kurtz, MD.
Metabolic alkalosis is the most complex acid-base disorder pathophysiologically. This talk reviews historic and current landmark studies that have led to our understanding of the underlying ion transport phenomenology in various organs in the body involved in the generation, maintenance and correction of this fascinating acid-base disorder.- Ira B. Kurtz, MD.
This video highlights a number of very unusual and fascinating acid-base cases. Each of the cases is analyzed in detail with a discussion of how to approach making the correct acid-base and clinical diagnoses - Ira B. Kurtz, MD.
This video is an in-depth overview of how to approach making the correct diagnosis of each of the cardinal acid-base disorders in patients - Ira B. Kurtz, MD.
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