Flashcards in Misc Fun Facts Deck (6):
The majority of CO2 carried in the blood is in the form of:
How do kidneys compensate for increased altitude?
increased elimination of bicarb
V/Q = 0 demonstrates...
airway obstruction, i.e. shunt
V/Q approaching infinity demonstrates...
blood blow obstruction
What is methemoglobin? How is it treated?
oxidized form of hgb that does not readily bind O, and has an increased affinity for cyanide