Obesity hypoventilation syndrome: bicarbonate concentration and acetazolamide

Respir Care. 2010 Nov;55(11):1504-5.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Acetazolamide / therapeutic use*
  • Alkalosis / physiopathology
  • Bicarbonates / metabolism
  • Blood Gas Analysis
  • Carbon Dioxide / metabolism*
  • Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors / therapeutic use*
  • Hypercapnia / drug therapy
  • Hypercapnia / physiopathology*
  • Hypercapnia / therapy
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome / drug therapy
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome / physiopathology*
  • Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome / therapy
  • Respiration, Artificial
  • Respiratory Center / physiology*

Substances

  • Bicarbonates
  • Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Acetazolamide