Table 2

ABG analysis of the patient

TestVariableReference values
pH7.367.35–7.45
PCO2 kPa9.44.7–6.0
PO2 kPa6.610.0–13.3
Base excess mmol·L−110.2−2.5–2.5
Bicarbonate mmol·L−138.920–28
Oxygen saturation %82.294–99

PCO2: carbon dioxide tension; PO2: oxygen tension.