Posted: February 8th, 2018
Nasogastric tube is attached to low suction : 5 Important Steps to Take To Avoid Complications
A nurse is caring for a client with a nasogastric tube that is attached to low suction.
The nurse monitors the client closely for which acid-base disorder that is most likely to occur in this situation?
1. Metabolic acidosis
2. Metabolic alkalosis
3. Respiratory acidosis
4. Respiratory alkalosis