Basic Interpretation of Metabolic Acidosis
Melissa Beaudet Jones, RN, MSN, CPNP-AC
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Describe the significance of the anion gap in diagnosing metabolic acidosis in pediatric patients
  • Discuss the treatment strategy for metabolic acidosis
  • Identify how to calculate the anion gap

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: C105
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 10/1/2014

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Basic Interpretation of Metabolic Acidosis

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