Posted: February 19th, 2018
Massive pulmonary embolism : 3 Important Ways to determine the extent of hypoxia.
Alvin with a massive pulmonary embolism will have an arterial blood gas analysis performed to determine the extent of hypoxia.
The acid-base disorder that may be present is?
A. Metabolic acidosis
B. Metabolic alkalosis
C. Respiratory acidosis
D. Respiratory alkalosis