Comparison of blood gas values in arterial and venous blood.

@article{Kirubakaran2003ComparisonOB,
  title={Comparison of blood gas values in arterial and venous blood.},
  author={Chellam Kirubakaran and J Ebor Jacob Gnananayagam and E Kalaranjini Sundaravalli},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2003},
  volume={70 10},
  pages={781-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare pH and PCO2 values of simultaneously obtained arterial, arterialized capillary, and venous blood samples and also to compare oxygen saturation (ASaO2) measured in arterial blood and oxygen saturation by pulse oximetry (PSaO2). METHODS Prospective study was done in the children admitted in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of Christian… CONTINUE READING