Why is abg@home done ?

  • Measures the acidity (pH) and the levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood from an artery
  • Check how well your lungs are able to move oxygen into the blood and remove carbon dioxide from the blood.

abg@home Instructions

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Why is abg@home ?

Measures the amount of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood. It may also be used to determine the pH of the blood, or how acidic it is.