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Hypoxemia

  • Common Ddx

    • asthma, COPD
    • CHF
    • medication, sedatives
    • pneumonia
    • obesity
  • Serious ddx

    • CNS issue
    • respiratory muscle paralysis
    • PE, pulm infact
    • shock
  • Labs

    • CBC, chem, Ddimer
    • Methemoglobin, sulfhemoglobin, carboxyhemoglobin
    • ABG
    • UA
    • EKG
    • CXR, CT chest
    • PFTs
  • Tx

    • O2 to keep sat > 90
    • ventilation, intubation
    • tx underlying cause
    • admit, monitor until stabilized
  • Px

    • vitals, O2 sat
    • work of breathing
    • JVP
    • Cardio, pulm, neuro, lower extremity and skin

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