Week 14 Objectives Assignment

Week 14 Objectives Assignment - 1. List important sources...

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Biology 216 Objectives Chapter 26: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance Body Fluids 1. List the factors that determine body water content and describe the effect of each factor. y. he y. es. e. s in the blood. d 2. Describe the factors that determine fluid shifts in the bod Electrolyte Balance 1. Describe the importance of ionic sodium in fluid and electrolyte balance of t body, and indicate its relationship to normal cardiovascular system functioning. Acid-Base Balance
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Unformatted text preview: 1. List important sources of acids in the bod 2. List the three major chemical buffer systems of the body and describe how they resist pH chang 3. Describe the influence of the respiratory system on acid-base balanc 4. Describe how the kidneys regulate hydrogen and bicarbonate ion concentration 5. Distinguish between acidosis and alkalosis resulting from respiratory an metabolic factors. Describe the importance of respiratory and renal compensations to acid-base balance...
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course BIOL 216 & 216L taught by Professor . during the Fall '10 term at Mountain State.

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