Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 22, Supplement 1, pp S69–S69 | Cite as

Blood is a more appropriate equilibration fluid for use in gastric tonometry than saline or haemaccel

  • J. Morgan
  • B. Venkatesh
  • A. Clague
Article

Keywords

Public Health Emergency Medicine Gastric Tonometry Equilibration Fluid Haemaccel 

References

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    Riddington DW, Venkatesh B, Clutton-Brock, TH, Bion JF. Measuring carbon dioxide tension in saline and alternative solutions: Quantification of bias and precision in two blood gas analysers.Crit Care Med 1994:22: 96–100.PubMedGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Morgan
    • 1
  • B. Venkatesh
    • 1
  • A. Clague
    • 1
  1. 1.Royal Brisbane HospitalQueenslandAustralia

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