Acid–Base Equilibrium(cliche paper yellow)

  • Fernando AlemannoEmail author


The acid–base equilibrium is explained in a simple, linear manner. Pathogenesis and therapy of its basic modifications, acidosis and alkalosis, respiratory and metabolic, are described.


pH Buffer system Extracellular buffers Henderson–Hasselbalch equation Respiratory acidosis Respiratory alkalosis Metabolic acidosis Metabolic alkalosis Electrolytic balance 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Anaesthesia and Intensive CareBrescia Clinical InstitutesBresciaItaly

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