ASPEN Fluids, Electrolytes Handbook
This course is an outstanding deep dive into ASPEN’s book, which has been totally updated with the latest in evidence-based research and clinical experience. Edited by a multidisciplinary team of experts. It covers treatment for hemodynamic, cardiovascular, respiratory, and neurologic complications. Spiral bound and pocket-size for convenient use at the bedside.
1 Regulation of Water and Electrolyte Balance
2 Fluid Disorders
3 Electrolyte Disorders
4 Acid-Base Homeostasis and Disorders
5 Common Clinically Applicable Situations
6 Pediatric Considerations for Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders
Correction: See book insert for page 29 Table 2-6. Gatorade G2 (ready to drink) contains ~18.5 mEq of sodium per 32 ounces; addition of ½ teaspoon of salt results in a sodium concentration of ~70 mEq/L; potassium levels are well below the recommended amount for an ORS.