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Disease or Condition   Internal Medicine
Title   Hypoventilation in Metabolic Alkalosis (Internal Medicine)
Description   Metabolic alkalosis is a common condition in which the body becomes more alkalotic (less acidotic) due to excessive loss of acid from the body or excessive retention of bicarbonate. Hypoventilation is a decrease in the depth of lung respiration.
IRB Number   Pro2926
Inclusion/Notes   INCLUSION:
  • Adults of either gender.

  • Age 18 or greater in whom a blood gas sample is available.

  • Arterial plasma pH > 7.45.

  • Arterial pCO2 > 45 mmHg.

  • Anyone who does not meet the description.
Status   Completed
Location   Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas
Contact Name   N/A
Phone   (214) 345-7881

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