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Definition of the noun Alkalinization

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noun - plural: alkalinizations

  1. The conversion of something to an alkali

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Google previewClinical Toxicology, An Issue of Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America, (2014)

by Daniel M Lugassy

Urinary alkalinization is a mainstay of therapy for moderate to severe salicylate intoxication.88 Multiple-dose AC (MDAC) has been shown to increase clearance of several agents, including barbiturates, salicylate, carbamazepine, and ...

Google previewTextbook of Adult Emergency Medicine (2014)

by Peter Cameron, George Jelinek, Anne-Maree Kelly, Anthony F. T. Brown, Mark Little

Urinary alkalinization is an effective method of enhanced elimination of salicylate. 6. Chronic salicylate poisoning is an insidious condition, mostly seen in the elderly, manifested by an unexplained metabolic acidosis that may be incorrectly ...

Google previewInternational Abstracts of Surgery (1921)

W hile it is true that gastric and duodenal ulcers develop on a mucosa accustomed to constant bathing with gastric juice, it is equally true that alkalinization is an essential step for the relief and healing of such an ulcer. It seems fair then to ...

Google previewSheehy's Emergency Nursing (2009)

Principles and Practice by Emergency Nurses Association, ENA

Urinary alkalinization is an effective method of increasing renal excretion of salicylates in patients who exhibit moderate toxicity. 21 This can be accomplished by adding 100 mEq of sodium bicarbonate to each liter of intravenous (IV) fluid and ...

Google previewKumar and Clark's Clinical Medicine (2012)

by Parveen Kumar, Michael L Clark

Urine alkalinization is a metabolically invasive procedure requiring frequent biochemical monitoring and medical and nursing expertise. Before commencing urine alkalinization, correct plasma volume depletion, electrolytes (administration of ...

Google previewDictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology (2012)

by Frank J. Dye

The DAG activates protein kinase C, which in turn activates a H+/Na+ exchanger, which by simultaneously transporting H+ out of the egg and Na+ into the egg causes alkalinization of the egg's cytoplasm. Meanwhile, the IP3 binds to a ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Donald Venes, MD

Alkalinization of urine is achieved by administering bicarbonate. The goal is a urine pH of 8 or higher. After urine flow is established, potassium 30 mEq/L of administered fluid should be added. After serum potassium levels reach 5 mEq/L, ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

alkalinization. alkalization.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geomorphology (2013)

by Andrew Goudie, Visiting Professor and Special Adviser to the Principal Andrew Goudie

Chemical degradation (mainly salinization, alkalinization and nutrient depletion) was dominant in only 10 per cent of the area, and physical changes such as compaction and crusting in just 4 per cent. These latter figures may well be ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Soil Science (2006)

by R. Lal

Mining Resource consumption; urbanization on highly productive soils Water excess Hydromorphism Impermeabilization by urban use Sodification; alkalinization Degradation of ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

See alkalinization, def. 1. alkaloid /al′′kəloid/ [Ar, al + galiy; Gk, eidos, form], any of a large group of nitrogen-containing organic compounds produced by plants, including many pharmacologically active substances, such as atropine, ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby, Inc

alkalinization / al′kəlinəzāshən/, 1. the act of making a substance alkaline, as through the addition of a base. 2. the state of becoming alkaline. —alkalinize, v. alkali poisoning, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Both isomers are obtained from caryophyllene; an ether solution of caryophyllene is treated with an ether solution of sulfuric acid monohydrate under cooling to prevent the temperature from rising above 10°C; after alkalinization of the solution, ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society (2015)

by Graham A. Colditz

Prophylactic allopurinol and aggressive hydration with urine alkalinization may prevent tumor lysis syndrome and uric acid nephropathy during chemotherapy.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Molecular Mechanisms of Disease (2009)

With 213 Tables by Florian Lang

urine alkalinization (potassium citrate [or sodium bicarbonate in cases with renal insufficiency] to increase urinary pH to >7.5 [threefold increase of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agrophysics (2011)

by Jan Gliński, Józef Horabik, Jerzy Lipiec

In arid climates it is an under-titration, and soils progress along a path of alkalinization. The dominant sink for electrons at the earth's surface, including within the pore space of unsaturated soils, is atmospheric oxygen. When this is unavailable ...

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The value of this 14-letter word is 27 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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