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Nurse's quick check; fluids & electrolytes.


Nurse's quick check; fluids & electrolytes.

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins


309 pages




Written by expert nurses, this reference offers succinct, two-page entries on all the major disorders that affect fluid and electrolyte balance. Each entry includes brief descriptions of the disorder and reviews of its pathophysiology, causes, prevalence, and complications. There is information on assessment and test results, and on nursing diagnoses and patient teaching. Material is presented in outline format with bulleted lists. The book opens with a review of fluid and electrolyte basics in the same bulleted outline format. There is also a brief section on herbs that affect fluid and electrolyte balance.

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