Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation and Nursing Care of Patients with Acid-base Imbalance


  • Khunruetai Panthu Boromarajonani College of Nursing, Suphanburi, Praboromarajchanok Institute


Interpretation, Arterial blood gas, Nursing care, Acid-base imbalance


Arterial blood gas (ABG) analysis is a laboratory examination in assessing the function of the lungs for ventilation, oxygenation, gas exchange, and acid-base status in order to address the malfunction in a timely manner. Acid-base imbalance is often found among critical patients, and they need to be treated by oxygen therapy. Therefore, nurses need to know and understand controlling of acid-base balance, and compensation of the acid-base imbalance as well as accurately interpret the results of arterial blood gas, including provide nursing care of patients with acid-base imbalance properly, this will prevent complications and the patients can return to normal daily life.


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How to Cite

Panthu, K. (2021). Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation and Nursing Care of Patients with Acid-base Imbalance. Journal of Phrapokklao Nursing College, Chanthaburi, 32(2), 257–266. Retrieved from



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