Pocket Guide to Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance

Kobo ebook | November 12, 2012

byUrsula Heitz, Mima M. Horne

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With its concise, user-friendly outline format, this handy pocket guide is the indispensable consultant for fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base disturbances and how they relate to patient care. Readers will discover pathophysiology, assessment, diagnostic tests, collaborative management, and nursing diagnoses and interventions reviewed in a logical, consistent, and easy-to-read manner.
  • Helps readers identify a patient's specific imbalance and understand the required nursing care
  • Provides the ability to look up a diagnosis and learn what fluid, electrolyte, or acid-base disturbances are associated with that diagnosis
  • Includes patient-family teaching guidelines with clear instructions to give the patient and family regarding care for the condition
  • Provides pediatric and geriatric information to help users understand the variations within these special patient populations
  • Compares different types of parenteral and enteral feedings, along with nursing implications
  • Contains expanded and updated relevant IV therapy and pharmacology
  • Features updated content throughout with current literature and research findings, such as most current blood pressure guidelines from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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With its concise, user-friendly outline format, this handy pocket guide is the indispensable consultant for fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base disturbances and how they relate to patient care. Readers will discover pathophysiology, assessment, diagnostic tests, collaborative management, and nursing diagnoses and interventions reviewed i...

Format:Kobo ebookPublished:November 12, 2012Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323170811

ISBN - 13:9780323170819

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