Blood Gas Analysers


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Blood Gas Analysers
1010103101030110303001030200 Blood Gas AnalysersBlood gas analysers are used to measure the pH, partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2) and partial pressure of oxygen (pO2) of the body fluids with special reference to the human blood. The measurements of these parameters are essential to determine the acid-base balance in the body. A sudden change in the pH and pCO2 could result in cardiac arrhythmias, ventricular hypotension and even death. This shows the importance of the maintenance of physiological neutrality in blood, and consequently the crucia…
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Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Blood Gas Analysers, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export