Plasma ionized calcium and blood lactate concentrations are inversely associated in human lactic acidosis*

Plasma ionized calcium and blood lactate concentrations are inversely associated in human lactic acidosis*

D.J. Cooper 1, K.R. Walley, P.M. Dodek, E Rosenberg and J.A. Russell 1Program of Critical Care Medicine, St. Paul’s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada V6ZIY6 Received: 31 May 1991; accepted: 5 February 1992   Abstract. Plasma ionized calcium [Ca § ] concentrations are decreased in patients having lactic acidosis. To further investigate […]