Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Analysis NCLEX Exam #3 (10 Questions)

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All questions are shown, but the results will only be given after you’ve finished the quiz. You are given 1 minute per question, a total of 10 minutes in this quiz. P. S / (PaCO2 values are in mm Hg and bicarbonate values in mmol/l).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    PH 7.57. PaCO2 22. HCO3- 17
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • B. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Uncompensated

    • C. 

      Metabolic Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • D. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

  • 2. 
    PH 7.39. PaCO2 44. HCO3- 26
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis

    • B. 

      Metabolic Acidosis

    • C. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis

    • D. 

      Normal

  • 3. 
    PH 7.55. PaCO2 25. HCO3- 22
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • B. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Uncompensated

    • C. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • D. 

      Metabolic Acidosis. Uncompensated

  • 4. 
    PH 7.17. PaCO2 48. HCO3- 36
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Uncompensated

    • B. 

      Metabolic Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • C. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • D. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

  • 5. 
    PH 7.34. PaCO2 24. HCO3- 20
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • B. 

      Metabolic Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • C. 

      Metabolic Acidosis. Uncompensated

    • D. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

  • 6. 
    PH 7.64. PaCO2 25. HCO3- 19
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Uncompensated

    • B. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • C. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Uncompensated

    • D. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

  • 7. 
    PH 7.45. PaCO2 50. HCO3- 30
    • A. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Fully Compensated

    • B. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Fully Compensated

    • C. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • D. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

  • 8. 
    PH 7.6. PaCO2 53. HCO3- 38
    • A. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • B. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Fully Compensated

    • C. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Partially Compensated

    • D. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Fully Compensated

  • 9. 
    PH 7.5. PaCO2 19. HCO3- 22
    • A. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • B. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

    • C. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Uncompensated

    • D. 

      Respiratory Alkalosis. Uncompensated

  • 10. 
    PH 7.4. PaCO2 59. HCO3- 35
    • A. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Uncompensated

    • B. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Uncompensated

    • C. 

      Respiratory Acidosis. Fully Compensated

    • D. 

      Metabolic Alkalosis. Partially Compensated

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