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.