Category Archives: ICU Rounds

ICU Rounds – Lactic Acidosis Type B

By Raashee Kedia MD Lactic Acidosis  Part 2– Jeffery S. Guy http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/icu-rounds/id254707344 Type B lactic acidosis = elevation of LA not due to poor oxygen delivery. 3 types: – B1 – due to underlying disease – B2 – due to … Continue reading

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ICU Rounds: Lactic Acidosis Type A

By Raashee Kedia MD Lactic Acidosis – Jeffery S. Guy http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/icu-rounds/id254707344 What is lactate a real measure of? Tool to measure oxygen kinetics or oxygen delivery. Shock is when oxygen demand exceeds oxygen delivery. Glucose goes through glycolysis to become … Continue reading

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