Fluid, Electrolyte & Acid-Base Physiology: A Problem-Based..

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Item#: 9780323355155
Edition 05
Author Kamel & Halperin
Cover Paperback

With astrong focus on problem solving and clinical decision making ,Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Physiologyis your comprehensive, go-to guide on the diagnosis and management of fluid, electrolytes, and acid-base disorders. Thisin-depth reference moves smoothly from basic physiology to practical clinical guidance, taking into accountnew discoveries; new understanding of fluid, acid-base, and electrolyte physiology; and new treatment options available to today's patients. An essential resource for nephrologists and emergency practitioners, thisextensively revised edition helps you make the best management decisions based on the most current knowledge.

Table of Contents

Section One Acid Base

Chapter 1 Principles of Acid-Base Physiology

Chapter 2 Tools to Use to Diagnose Acid-Base Disorders

Chapter 3 Metabolic Acidosis: Clinical Approach

Chapter 4 Metabolic Acidosis caused by a Deficit of NaHCO3

Chapter 5 Ketoacidosis

Chapter 6 Metabolic Acidosis: Acid Gain Types

Chapter 7 Metabolic Alkalosis

Chapter 8 Respiratory Acid-Base Disturbances

Section Two Salt and Water

Chapter 9 Sodium and Water Physiology

Chapter10 Hyponatremia

Chapter 11 Hypernatremia

Chapter 12 Polyuria

Section Three Potassium

Chapter 13 Potassium Physiology

Chapter 14 Hypokalemia

Chapter 15 Hyperkalemia

Section Four Integrative Physiology

Chapter 16 Hyperglycemia

List of Cases

List of Flow Charts