Table of Contents

Principles of acid-base physiology.
Tools to use to diagnose acid-base disorders.
Metabolic acidosis: clinical approach.
Metabolic acidosis due to a deficit of NaHCO[subscript 3].
Ketoacidosis.
Metabolic acidosis: acid gain types.
Metabolic alkalosis.
Respiratory acid-base disturbances.
Sodium and waterphysiology.
Hyponatremia.
Hypernatremia.
Polyuria.
Potassium physiology.
Hypokalemia.
Hyperkalemia.
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