Reviewed by Rishi Desai, MD, MPH
Contents
Summary
Flashcards
Questions
Memory Anchors
Search my documents
Resources
References
Summary
 Back to menu
Respiratory alkalosis
Respiratory alkalosis is usually due to alveolar hyperventilation which leads to a decrease in PaCO2 (hypocapnia) and an increase in the pH. It can also be acute or chronic.
Flashcards
 Back to menu
10
Flashcards
Respiratory alkalosis
10 flashcards
Save to Queue
Start
Questions
 Back to menu
Step 1
2
Questions
Respiratory alkalosis
2 questions
Save to Queue
Start
Step 2
3
Questions
Respiratory alkalosis
3 questions
Save to Queue
Start
Memory Anchors
 Back to menu
Available with Prime
Osmosis adds hyperlinks to Patient cases, Mneumonics, Celebrity Diagnosis, Picmonic, & Sketchy Medical.
Start Free Trial
Search my documents
 Back to menu
Available with Prime
Osmosis tells you every time this concept appears in your documents.
Start Free Trial
Resources
 Back to menu
Available with Prime
Osmosis tells you every time this concept appears in study resources such as First Aid.
Start Free Trial
References
 Back to menu
Available with Prime
Osmosis tells you every time this concept appears in Reliable references such as MedScape.
Start Free Trial