|07-16-2009, 01:55 PM||#1|
Mixed Venous O2
What is the expected mixed venous oxygen tension, in mmHg, in a normal adult after breathing 100% oxygen for 10 min?
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Source: ITE 1996 Book A Q 67
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|07-16-2009, 07:50 PM||#2|
Laugh at me, will they?
100% oxygen for 10 min doesn't change your arterial O2 content by much. A normal adult will still have a svo2 around 70-75, or an O2 tension around 40-45.
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