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Base

A technical analysis tool. A chart pattern depicting the period when the supply and demand of a certain stock are in relative equilibrium, resulting in a narrow trading range. The merging of the support level and resistance level.

Base

In technical analysis, a situation in which the support level and the resistance level are roughly the same for a given (usually long) period of time. That is, a base occurs when a security trades only in a very narrow range. A base indicates that the supply and demand for a security are at an equilibrium. This means that the security is unlikely to be bullish or bearish in the near future.
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The base excess is a calculation of the amount of base that would need to be added to or removed from the plasma to correct a pH imbalance.
Many clinicians disregard or put much less emphasis on some of the reported results, or do not report it at all, citing insignificance of the calculated values; total CO2, base excess and standard bicarbonate .
We monitored the pH, the base excess, the lactate level and the [O.
1 is a scatter plot of cord arterial blood 8-isoprostane plotted against cord arterial base excess according to actual neonatal outcome group for all cases.