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Effect of Sample Storage Temperature and Time Delay on Blood Gases, Bicarbonate and pH in Human Arterial Blood Samples

Elham Mohammadhoseini 1 , Enayat Safavi 1 , * , Sepideh Seifi 2 , Soroush Seifirad 1 , Shahram Firoozbakhsh 1 and Soheil Peiman 1
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1 Advanced Thoracic Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Nephrology, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: March 01, 2015, 17 (3); e13577
  • Published Online: March 20, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 15, 2013
  • Revised: January 22, 2014
  • Accepted: December 27, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.13577

To Cite: Mohammadhoseini E, Safavi E, Seifi S, Seifirad S, Firoozbakhsh S, et al. Effect of Sample Storage Temperature and Time Delay on Blood Gases, Bicarbonate and pH in Human Arterial Blood Samples, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2015 ; 17(3):e13577. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.13577.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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