Interpretation of arterial blood gases Arter kan gazlarinin yorumlanmasi

Aygencel G.

Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi Arsivi, vol.42, no.2, pp.194-202, 2014 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5543/tkda.2014.29499
  • Journal Name: Turk Kardiyoloji Dernegi Arsivi
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.194-202
  • Keywords: Arterial blood gas interpretation, acid-base equilibrium, acidosis/blood, bicarbonates, blood gas analysis/methods, carbon dioxide, oxygen/blood
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Arterial blood gas analysis is a frequently used and extremely useful clinical tool. Doctors of all levels understand the results to varying degrees. This article aims to explain some of the more important points and thus help with interpretation of results. The final part of this article presents a stepwise guide to interpretation of blood gases and some clinical examples. © 2013 Türk Kardiyoloji Derneǧi.