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Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Pathogenesis and Clinical Presentation (Part 2)

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Jan 15 2023, 7:27 am

I noticed that the anion gap in the case in the end should be 25 and not 35.

Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) is the second most common presentation of type 1 diabetes mellitus. (First most common being early onset diabetes mellitus.)
In this second part of the lecture we discuss:
Mechanism of the gastrointestinal (GIT) symptoms.
Bicarb levels in DKA.
A quick comparison of the metabolic disturbances in DKA and HHS.
The impact of acidosis and membrane potential predisposing cell to arrhythmias.
Metabolic picture of DKA.
Working up the labs' data for DKA patient.
Calculating osmolality.
Calculating expected PaCO2 levels using Winter's equation.

In this video we will learn about:

1.Pathophysiology of GIT symptoms in DKA

2.Bicarbonate levels in DKA

3.Comparison of metabolic disturbances in DKA and HHS.

4.Impact of acidosis and membrane potential predisposing to arrythmia.

5.Metabolic picture of DKA.

6.How to calculate osmolality.

7.Calculating estimated PaCO2 levels using Weinter's equation.

Presented by Dr. Mobeen Syed

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Dr. Mobeen Syed

Dr. Mobeen Syed

MD., MSc., MSc., BSc

Mobeen Syed is the CEO of DrBeen Corp, a modern online medical education marketplace. Mobeen is a medical doctor and a software engineer. He graduated from the prestigious King Edward Medical University Lahore. He has been teaching medicine since 1994. Mobeen is also a software engineer and engineering leader. In this role, Mobeen has run teams consisting of hundreds of engineers and millions of dollars of budgets. Mobeen loves music, teaching, and doing business. He lives in Cupertino CA.

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