Summary: Fluids and Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy! Fourth Edition presents the fundamentals of fluids and electrolytes in an entertaining, interesting, and easy-to-understand manner. Chapters review basic information about fluids, electrolytes, and acid-base balance; identify fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalances; describe imbalances in major health problems and their consequences; and explain how to treat those imbalances. This thoroughly updated edition includes ...show morea new chapter on acute pancreatitis and new information on enteral feeding.
Charts, illustrations, recurring icons, Memory Joggers, and other features help readers focus on and remember key points. Quick-reference appendices list fluid and electrolyte differences in pediatric and geriatric populations. ...show less