Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-base Imbalances / Edition 1

Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-base Imbalances / Edition 1

by Joyce LeFever Kee, Betty J. Paulanka
     
 

ISBN-10: 0766803333

ISBN-13: 9780766803336

Pub. Date: 03/01/1999

Publisher: Cengage Learning

With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick reference pocket guide on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances, and related disorders is a must have for all nursing students and professionals. It provides a developmental approach which provides examples across the life span that illustrate common health problems associated…  See more details below

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With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick reference pocket guide on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances, and related disorders is a must have for all nursing students and professionals. It provides a developmental approach which provides examples across the life span that illustrate common health problems associated with imbalances.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766803336
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Unit IFluids and their Influence on the Body1
Ch. 1Extracellular Fluid Volume Deficit (ECFVD)11
Ch. 2Extracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ECFVE)22
Ch. 3Extracellular Fluid Volume Shift (ECFVS)34
Ch. 4Intracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ICFVE)38
Unit IIElectrolytes and their Influence on the Body47
Ch. 5Potassium Imbalances52
Ch. 6Sodium and Chloride Imbalances71
Ch. 7Calcium Imbalances86
Ch. 8Magnesium Imbalances102
Ch. 9Phosphorus Imbalances113
Unit IIIAcid-Base Balance and Imbalances125
Ch. 10Determination of Acid-Base Imbalances130
Ch. 11Metabolic Acidosis and Metabolic Alkalosis135
Ch. 12Respiratory Acidosis and Respiratory Alkalosis143
Unit IVIntravenous Therapy151
Ch. 13Intravenous Solutions and Their Administration158
Ch. 14Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)176
Unit VFluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances in Clinical Situations187
Ch. 15Fluid Problems in Infants and Children188
Ch. 16Older Adults with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances211
Ch. 17Acute Disorders: Trauma and Shock232
Ch. 18Burns and Burn Shock259
Ch. 19Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgical Interventions271
Ch. 20Increased Intracranial Pressure281
Ch. 21Clinical Oncology289
Ch. 22Chronic Diseases with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances: Heart Failure, Diabetic Ketoacidosis, and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease314
App. ACommon Laboratory Tests and Values for Adults and Children351
App. BFoods Rich in Potassium, Sodium, Calcium, Magnesium, Chloride, and Phosphorus384
App. CClinical Pathways388

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