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Fluids and Electrolytes with Clinical Applications 8th Edition

Joyce LeFever Kee, RN, MS, Betty J. Paulanka, EdD, RN, Carolee Polek

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2004, 2000, 1994
  • 576 Pages

Overview

Fluids and Electrolytes with Clinical Applications: A Programmed Approach puts you in control of your learning experience. The self-paced, programmed approach makes learning and mastering difficult concepts simple and straightforward. The eighth edition provides a comprehensive survey of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalance concepts from the functions and movement of body fluids to intravenous solutions.

Joyce LeFever Kee, RN, MS, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Betty J. Paulanka, EdD, RN, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Carolee Polek,

  • Includes important new information on fluid and electrolyte imbalances related to bariatric surgery and updated information on COPD.
  • The glossary has been expanded and updated with new and revised definitions.
  • Comprehensive approach offers the broadest possible survey of critical fluid and electrolyte concepts with applications
  • Real-life case studies that emphasize HIPAA regulations apply important information across the life span in health care settings
  • Concise chapters target fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances with numerous clinical situations to help readers master key concepts in a step-by-step approach
  • Emphasis on evaluation and outcomes clarifies expected outcomes and reinforces best practices
UNIT I- Body Fluid and its Function.
Chapter 1: Body Fluid: Its Function and Movement.
UNIT II- Fluids and their Influence on the Body.
Chapter 2: ECFVD.
Chapter 3: ECFVE.
Chapter 4: ECFVS.
Chapter 5: ICFVE.
Appendix C: Clinical Problems Associated with Fluid Imbalances.
UNIT III: Electrolytes and their Influence on the Body Introduction: Cat ions and An ions.
Chapter 6: Potassium Imbalance.
Chapter 7: Sodium and Chloride Imbalances.
Chapter 8: Calcium Imbalances.
Chapter 9: Magnesium Imbalances.
Chapter 10: Phosphorous Imbalances.
Appendix D: Clinical Problems associated with Electrolyte Imbalances.
UNIT IV: Acid Base Balance and Imbalance Introduction.
Chapter 11: Regulatory Mechanisms for PH control.
Chapter 12: Determination of Acid-Base Imbalances.
Chapter 13: Metabolic Acidosis and Alkaloses.
Chapter 14: Respiratory Acidosis and Alkaloses.
Appendix B: Summary of Acid Base Imbalances.
UNIT V: Clinical Situations: Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances Introduction.
Chapter 15: Fluid Problems of Infants and Children.
Chapter 16: Fluid Problems of the Older Adult.
Chapter 17: Trauma and Shock.
Chapter 18: Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery with F/E Imbalances.
Chapter 19: Renal Failure: Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis, and continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Chapter 20: Chronic Diseases with Fluid, Electrolyte Imbalances Introduction: CHF DM COPD.
Glossary.
Reference.
Index.

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