Incidence and significance of rising blood acetate levels during hemodialysis.

@article{Mansell1979IncidenceAS,
  title={Incidence and significance of rising blood acetate levels during hemodialysis.},
  author={Martin A. Mansell and Tom O Nunan and Michael F Laker and Nicholas A. Boon and Antony J. Wing},
  journal={Clinical nephrology},
  year={1979},
  volume={12 1},
  pages={22-5}
}
Recent work suggests that rising arterial acetate levels occur in some patients undergoing hemodialysis and that they may be responsible for some dialysis problems, particularly cardiovascular instability. Blood acetate levels and acetate flux rates have been determined in 20 adult and 4 pediatric patients during hemodialysis as well as in 4 patients with… CONTINUE READING