Fluid and electrolyte balance : nursing considerations / Norma M. Metheny.

Author
Metheny, Norma Milligan [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
5th ed.
Published/​Created
Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012.
Description
vii, 398 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Form/​Genre
Nurses Instruction
Notes
Rev. ed. of: Fluid and electrolyte balance / Norma M. Metheny. 4th ed. c2000.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Fundamental concepts and definitions -- Nursing assessment -- Fluid volume imbalances -- Sodium imbalances -- Potassium imbalances -- Calcium imbalances -- Magnesium imbalances -- Phosphorous imbalances -- Acid-base imbalances -- Parenteral fluids -- Parenteral nutrition -- Fluid and electrolyte disturbances associated with tube feedings -- Gastrointestinal problems -- Fluid balance in the surgical patient -- Hypovolemic shock in trauma and postoperative patients -- Congestive heart failure : fluid and electrolyte problems -- Renal failure -- Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state -- Brain injuries -- Acute pancreatitis -- Cirrhosis with ascites -- Oncologic conditions -- Pregnancy -- Fluid and electrolyte balance in children -- Fluid and electrolyte balance in the aged.
ISBN
  • 9780763781644 (pbk.)
  • 0763781649 (pbk.)
LCCN
2010021081
OCLC
624405736
RCP
C - S

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