The A.S.P.E.N. Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders Handbook
Editors: Todd W. Canada, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FTSHP; Sharla K. Tajchman, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP; Anne M. Tucker, PharmD, BCNSP; Joseph V. Ybarra, PharmD, BCNSP
With its concise, user-friendly format, this handbook provides the information you need for fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base related patient care. One chapter is devoted to pediatric considerations.
The handbook includes:
• Discussion of common electrolyte and acid-base disorders, including diagnostic tests and therapeutic goals
• Patient scenarios to help explain the regulation of water and electrolyte balance
• Thorough coverage of sodium disorders
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Correction to Page 76. Table 3-5.
The incorrect formula reads:
Water deficit (L) = Total body water (L) x Serum sodium (mEq/L) - 1
The correct formula is:
Water deficit (L) = Total body water (L) x ([Serum sodium (mEq/L)/140] – 1)
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ISBN-13: 1-889622-18-7 (ebook); 978-1-889622-17-0 (print)