Interpreting Abgs: Basic Interpretation (DVD)

DVD video
Healthcare professionals must be able to accurately interpret arterial blood gases. This program begins by explaining the major components of an ABG and the compensatory mechanisms that take place to maintain normal blood pH. It then describes how to interpret the values quickly and accurately. The most common acid-base disturbances are then discussed and illustrated. Finally, there are questions after each section and answers provided to reinforce the material presented.