Chapter 26 - Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Homeostasis

Body Water Content

Sodium in Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

Regulation of Potassium Balance

Regulation of Calcium

Acid Base Balance

Chemical Buffer Systems

Physiological Buffer Systems

Respiratory Acidosis and Alkalosis

Metabolic Acidosis

Metabolic Alkalosis

Respiratory and Renal Compensations

Detecting acid base balance caused by either the Respiratory or Renal Systems.

Forward comments to RM Chute ..... Home Page .... Updated: