Acid-Base (made as simple as possible)

Lecture Video: Click on the Class Capture link on the Lecture Database page.

The revered Avi Gillespie gave his signature lecture. ┬áHere’s one of the highlights.

Cases of Anion Gap Acidosis (goodbye MUDPILES, hello GOLDMARK!)

  • Glycols (ethylene and polyethylene)
  • Oxoproline deficiency (Tylenol)
  • L-lactic acidosis (shock, meds)
  • D-lactic acidosis (short bowel)
  • Methanol
  • Aspirin/Salicylates
  • Renal Failure/Uremia
  • Ketoacidosis