The case-based approach you need to master the difficult topic of acid-base disturbances.
Critical Concept Mastery books provide a broad overview of the topic, punctuated with specific cases--the most efficient and effective way of building understanding of the clinical application of medical concepts. Acid-Base Disturbance delivers approximately 75 cases that build and hone your knowledge and skills around double and triple acid-base disturbances. Didactic summaries of the key types and features of acid base disturbances are interspersed throughout the book.
Zachary R. Healy, MD, PhD, is a faculty member in the Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine at Duke University in Durham, NC.