Fluids and Electrolytes with Clinical Applications : A Programmed Approach
The illustrated sixth edition of this programmed instruction text covers the complex topics of fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base balances in a format that enables readers to learn at their own pace. This new edition has been completely revised and updated to reflect important health care changes and up to date fluid, electrolyte, acid-base concepts and practice.
- Spiral bound | 672 pages
- 210.82 x 228.6 x 30.48mm | 1,065.94g
- 15 Apr 1999
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Delmar Cengage Learning
- Clifton Park, United States
- 6th Revised edition
- colour illustrations
Table of contents
BODY FLUID AND ITS FUNCTION: Body Fluid Its Function and Movement. FLUIDS AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON THE BODY: Introduction to Fluids. Extracellular Fluid Volume Deficit (ECVFD). Extracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ECFVE). Extracellular Fluid Volume Shift (ECFVS). Intracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ICFVE). ELECTROLYTES AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON THE BODY: Introduction to Electrolytes. Potassium Imbalance. Sodium and Chloride Imbalance. Calcium Imbalance. Magnesium Imbalance. Phosphorus Imbalance. ACID-BASE BALANCE AND IMBALANCE: Metabolic Acidosis. Medibolic Alkalosis. Respiratory Acidosis. Respiratory Alkalosis. INTRAVENOUS THERAPY: Introduction to IV Therapy. Osmolality of Solutions/ Osmolality to Include Serum Levels and IV Fluids. Total Perenteral Nutrition (TPN). Intravenous Administration, IV Calculation, Monitoring, and IV Complications. SITUATIONS: FLUID, ELECTROLYTES AND ACID-BASED IMBALANCES: Fluid Problems in Infants and Children. Aging Adults with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances. Trauma and Shock. Burns and Burn Shock. Gastrointestianl Surgery with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances. Renal Failure: Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis, and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy. Oncology with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances. Chronic Diseases with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances: Heart Failure, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Cirrhosis of the Liver, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).