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.  Here’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