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What does ABG stand for?

ABG stands for Arterial Blood Gas (test)

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Topics include chest radiograph, electrocardiographs and arterial blood gas interpretation, practice scenarios, fluid management, haemodynamic monitoring, shock, airway management and oxygen therapies.
95 Paperback RB45 Performing an arterial blood gas (ABG) analysis is a fundamental skill yet many find it difficult to learn and apply.
In the study, the Masimo LNOP Blue sensor -- which was specifically designed for use in pediatric patients with low oxygen saturation -- was compared to a Nellcor OxiMax sensor and to a standard Masimo LNOP sensor not designed for cyanotic patients, and was shown to have a "significantly higher correlation to arterial blood gas in comparison to the two other sensors studied.