Handbook of Fluids, Electroyles and Acid Base Imbalances / Edition 3

Handbook of Fluids, Electroyles and Acid Base Imbalances / Edition 3

by Joyce LeFever Kee, Betty J. Paulanka, Carolee Polek
     
 


With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick-reference handbook on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances, and related disorders is a must-have for all nursing students.See more details below

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With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick-reference handbook on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances, and related disorders is a must-have for all nursing students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435453685
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/08/2009
Series:
Nursing Reference Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
418
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


UNIT I: Fluids and Their Influence on the Body. 1: Extracellular Fluid Volume Deficit (ECFVD). 2: Extracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ECFVE). 3: Extracellular Fluid Volume Shift (ECFVS). 4: Intracellular Fluid Volume Excess (ICFVE). Appendix C: Clinical Problems Associated with Fluid Imbalance. UNIT II: Electrolytes and their Influence on the Body. 5: Potassium Imbalances. 6: Sodium and Chloride Imbalances . 7: Calcium Imbalances. 8: Magnesium Imbalances. 9: Phosphorous Imbalances. Appendix D: Clinical Problems Associated with Electrolyte Imbalances. UNIT III: Acid-Base Balance and Imbalance. 10: Determination of Acid-Base Imbalances. 11: Metabolic Acidosis and Metabolic Alkalosis. 12: Respiratory Acidosis and Respiratory Alkalosis. Appendix B: Summary of Acid-Base Imbalances. UNIT IV: Intravenous Therapy. 13: Intravenous Solutions and their Administration. 14: Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN). UNIT V: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances in Clinical Situations. 15: Fluid Problems in Infants and Children. 16: Older Adults with Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances. 17: Acute Disorders: Trauma and Shock. 18: Burns and Burn Shock. 19 Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgical Intervention. 20: Increased Intracranial Pressure. 21: Clinical Oncology. 22: Chronic Diseases with Fluid/Electrolyte Imbalances; Heart Failure, Diabetic Keto acidosis, Pulmonary Disease. Appendix A: Common Lab Tests and Values for Adults and Children (G). Appendix B: Foods Rich in Potassium, Sodium, Calcium, Magnesium, Chloride and Phosphorous. Appendix C: Clinical Pathways: 1: Newborn Hyperbilirubenemia Homecare, 2: Heart Failure (HF) References/Bibliography/Contributors. Index.

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