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Acid-Base Physiology

Acid-Base Physiology

Acid-Base Physiology was designed by Dr. Kerry Brandis, a clinical professor of anesthesiology at Gold Coast Hospital in Queensland, Australia. The learning resources is an open textbook for medical students studying anesthesia. It would be useful to any learner who needs a comprehensive understanding of acid-base balance, for example, pulmonary medicine and nurse anesthetist students. The textbook includes eleven chapters: 1- Introduction 2 - Control of Acid-Base Balance 3 - Acid-Base Disorders 4 - Respiratory Acidosis 5 - Metabolic Acidosis 6 - Respiratory Alkalosis7 - Metabolic Alkalosis 8 - Major Types of Megabolic Acidosis 9 - Assessment of Acid-Base Disorders 10 - Quantitative Acid-Base Analysis 11 - Special Aspects of Acid-Base Physiology. It includes 30 different case studies, as... Show More


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Nancy J. Pelaez
Nancy J. Pelaez (Faculty)
6 years ago

Excellent content and cases for PBLs.

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