Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

lab values


Sodium (Na+) (Serum electrolytes) 135-145 mEq/L
Potassium (K+)(Serum electrolytes) 3.5-5 mEq/L
Calcium (Ca++) (Serum electrolytes) 8.5-10 mg/dL 4
Magnesium (Mg++) (Serum electrolytes) 1.8-3 mg/dL
Phosphorus (PO4) (Serum electrolytes) 2.5-4.5 md/dL
Glucose (fasting) (Serum electrolytes) 70-110 mg/dL
pH ABG's (Arterial Blood Gas) 7.35-7.45
PaCO2 ABG's 35-45 mm Hg (arterial)
PaO2 ABG's >80-100 mm Hg (arterial)
HCO3 (bicarbonate) ABG's 22-26 mEq/L
CL- (chloride) ABG's 85-115 mEq/L
RBCs CBC 4.2 – 6.1 MM 3
Hgb CBC 12-18 G/DL
Hct CBC 37% – 52%
WBCs CBC 4800 – 10,800 MM 3
Erythrocyte sedimentation rate CBC <20 MM/HR
Total serum cholesterol (blood lipid levels) <200 MG/DL risk for cardiac or stroke with levels >150 MG/DL is the target range for therapy been shown to decrease CV or arterial incidents
LDL (blood lipid levels) Desirable <100 MG/DL
HDL (blood lipid levels) Desired >40 for men; >50 for women
Triglycerides (blood lipid levels) Desired <150 MG/DL; <100 MG/DL is on medication
Therapeutic INR(anticoagulant therapy coagulation time) 2.0 – 3.0
Normal INR (anticoagulant therapy coagulation time) .9 – 1.2
Platelets (anticoagulant therapy coagulation time) 150,000 – 450,000 CU/MM
Albumin (liver function test) 3.8 – 5 G/DL
Ammonia (liver function test) 15 – 45 MCG/DL
Total bilirubin (liver function test) 0.0 – 1.5 MG/DL
Total protein (liver function test) 6 – 8 GM/DL
Specific gravity (urinalysis) 1.001 – 1.030
PH (urinalysis) Average 6.0 range 4.6 – 8.0
Glucose (urinalysis) Negative
RBCs (urinalysis) Negative
WBCs (urinalysis) Negative
Albumin (urinalysis) Negative
Bacteria (urinalysis) <1000 colonies/ML
Serum creatinine (renal function) 0.5 – 1.2 MG/DL
BUN (renal function) 10 – 20 MG/DL
GFR (Glomerular filtration rate)(renal function) 90 – 120 ML/min
Digoxin level (therapeutic medication monitoring) 0.8 – 2 MG/ML
Lithium level (therapeutic medication monitoring) 0.4 – 1.0 M E Q/L
Magnesium sulfate (therapeutic medication monitoring) 4 – 8 MG/DL levels are obtained 1 HR after the loading dose, then every 6 hours, maintenance dosage should be titrated to maintain a serum level of 4 – 8
Phenobarbital (therapeutic medication monitoring) 10 – 30 MCG/ML
Theophylline (therapeutic medication monitoring) 10 – 20 MCG/ML
Glucose (fasting) (blood glucose levels) 70 – 110 MG/DL
HbA1c (Glycosylated hemoglobin) (blood glucose levels) 5% of to 7% in clients who have diabetes mellitus
SaO2 ABGs 95% - 100%
Cholesterol (cardiac) Under 200
PT (cardiac) 11 – 12.5 secs Coumadin – 16 to 25 secs
aPPT (cardiac) 30 – 40 secs heparin – 45 – 80 secs
Created by: diamondgirljaz