Handbook of Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Imbalances
With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick-reference handbook on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances ... Show synopsis With a clear, comprehensive approach, this quick-reference handbook on the basic principles of fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances, imbalances, and related disorders is a must-have for all nursing students. Benefits: * NEW! The chapter on increased intra-cranial pressure has been completely rewritten with a stronger focus on neurotrauma and common conditions that cause increased intra-cranial pressure. * NEW! Includes a new, comprehensive glossary for quick reference. * NEW! Provides a new appendix of The Joint Commission's (TJC) List of Accepted Abbreviations. * Convenient handbook size and accessible information make this a handy, portable resource. * Developmental approach provides examples across the life span that illustrate common health problems associated with imbalances. * Nursing assessments, diagnoses, interventions, and rationales are presented in a tabular format for quick retrieval and ease of comprehension.