Springhouse Notes: Fluids and Electrolytes / Edition 3

Springhouse Notes: Fluids and Electrolytes / Edition 3

by Sheryl A. Innerarity, June L. Stark
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874349028

ISBN-13: 9780874349023

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company

A complete outline and course review in one book, now including study questions, key points in color, learning objectives, and abundant white space for notes. Also added is a StudySmart disk with more than 100 NCLEX-style, multiple-choice questions with answer rationales, nursing process step, client needs category, and taxonomic level. Brand-new decision trees,

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Overview

A complete outline and course review in one book, now including study questions, key points in color, learning objectives, and abundant white space for notes. Also added is a StudySmart disk with more than 100 NCLEX-style, multiple-choice questions with answer rationales, nursing process step, client needs category, and taxonomic level. Brand-new decision trees, chapter overviews, patient-teaching tips, and clinical alerts boost learning and promote critical thinking. Contents include essential concepts of fluid and electrolyte balance; water balance; electrolyte balance; acid-base balance; water imbalances; electrolyte imbalances; acid-base imbalances; fluid and electrolyte replacement therapy; conditions associated with fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalances; appendices; selected references; and index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874349023
Publisher:
Springhouse Publishing Company
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Springhouse Notes Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Advisory Board and Reviewers
How to Use Springhouse Notes
1Essential Concepts of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance1
2Water Balance15
3Electrolyte Balance23
4Acid-Base Balance33
5Water Imbalances43
6Electrolyte Imbalances56
7Acid-Base Imbalances85
8Fluid and Electrolyte Replacement Therapy102
9Conditions Associated with Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances116
App. A: Glossary150
App. B: Answers to Study Questions153
App. CFluid Balance Checklist157
App. DLaboratory Tests for Monitoring Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balances160
App. EStandard I.V. Solutions Used for Fluid and Electrolyte Replacement Therapy166
App. FFood and Fluid Sources of Major Electrolytes170
App. GArterial Blood Gas Findings and Interpretations171
App. HBlood Component Therapy173
Selected References175
Index176

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