Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient

Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient


  • Author : Carlos Pestana
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0781724252


Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient Book Description :

Now in its thoroughly revised, updated Fifth Edition, this handbook is the only volume on fluids and electrolytes that is geared specifically to surgical residents and surgeons. It explains, in practical terms, how to assess and manage problems of fluid-electrolyte and acid-base balance in surgical patients. This edition's chapters have all been rewritten for easier readability. New charts and figures have been added and tables have been revised to reflect recent modifications in therapy. The text precisely describes the specific characteristics and uses of all currently available fluids. This edition also provides more information on the interpretation and therapeutic implications of laboratory results....

Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient

Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient


  • Author : Carlos Pestana
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0781724252


Fluids and Electrolytes in the Surgical Patient Book Description :

Now in its thoroughly revised, updated Fifth Edition, this handbook is the only volume on fluids and electrolytes that is geared specifically to surgical residents and surgeons. It explains, in practical terms, how to assess and manage problems of fluid-electrolyte and acid-base balance in surgical patients. This edition's chapters have all been rewritten for easier readability. New charts and figures have been added and tables have been revised to reflect recent modifications in therapy. The text precisely describes the specific characteristics and uses of all currently available fluids. This edition also provides more information on the interpretation and therapeutic implications of laboratory results....

Learning Surgery

Learning Surgery


  • Author : Stephen F. Lowry
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-09-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780387283104


Learning Surgery Book Description :

A symptom-based version of the critically-acclaimed Norton/Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Evidence, Learning Surgery provides a ready reference to those in third and fourth year residencies. Essential algorithms and case presentations meet with clerkship learning objectives as outlined by the Association of Surgical Education in their ASE Manual. Two sections include Introduction to Clinical Surgery in the Surgical Clerkship Setting and Management of Surgical Diseases During the Clerkship. Chapters include: Stroke, Hypertension, Abdominal Masses, Head Injuries, and Burns. Written by leading clinicians and educators, both surgery residents and medical students will find LEARNING SURGERY indispensible in their rotations and clerkships. Surgeons wh...

Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery

Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery


  • Author : Forrest "Dell" Moore
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-03-02
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119317982


Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery Book Description :

A unique question-and-answer book for surgical residents and trainees that covers all surgical aspects of critical care and acute or emergency medicine This is a comprehensive, one-of-a-kind question-and-answer text for medical professionals and apprentices concentrating on the growing subspecialty of surgery in critical care and emergency surgery. Covering all surgical aspects of critical care and acute or emergency surgery, it is an ideal learning and review text for surgical residents and trainees who care for these patients and those taking the Surgical Critical Care Board Examination. Edited by highly experienced professionals, and written in an engaging style, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery: Clinical Questions and Answers focuses ...

Making Sense of Fluids and Electrolytes

Making Sense of Fluids and Electrolytes


  • Author : Zoja Milovanovic
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-16
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498747226


Making Sense of Fluids and Electrolytes Book Description :

Interpreting the fluid requirements of a patient and working out what to do next can seem like a daunting task for the non-specialist, yet it is a skill that any doctor, nurse or paramedic needs to be fully appraised of and comfortable with. Making Sense of Fluids and Electrolytes has been written specifically with this in mind, and will help the student and more experienced practitioner working across a variety of healthcare settings to understand why fluid imbalance in a patient may occur, to assess quickly a patient's fluid needs through a thorough clinical assessment and to develop an effective management plan. Reflecting the latest guidelines, this practical, easy-to-read and easy-to remember guide will be an invaluable tool to aid speedy and ap...

Perioperative Care of the Elderly

Perioperative Care of the Elderly


  • Author : Gabriella Bettelli
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781107139343


Perioperative Care of the Elderly Book Description :

This innovative, comprehensive book covers the key elements of perioperative management of older patients. The book's chapter structure coincides with the clinical path patients tread during their treatment, from preoperative evaluation to post-hospital care. Epidemiological aspects and aging processes are illustrated, providing keys to understanding the quick expansion of geriatric surgery and defining the clinical profile of older surgical patients in a cybernetic perspective. Preoperative evaluation and preparation for surgery, including medication reconciliation and pre-habilitation, are developed in the light of supporting decision-making about surgery in an evidence-based and patient-focused way. Intra- and postoperative management are discusse...

Fluid Therapy for the Surgical Patient

Fluid Therapy for the Surgical Patient


  • Author : Christer H. Svensen
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-22
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498735445


Fluid Therapy for the Surgical Patient Book Description :

Over the past decade, there have been a large number of important studies related to fluid management for the surgical patient, resulting in confusion on this critical aspect of patient care. Proper fluid therapy in the perioperative setting has always been important but has only recently had concrete outcome-based guidelines. This is the first comprehensive, up-to-date and practical summary book on the topic....

Clinical Fluid Therapy in the Perioperative Setting

Clinical Fluid Therapy in the Perioperative Setting


  • Author : Robert G. Hahn
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-05-31
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781107119550


Clinical Fluid Therapy in the Perioperative Setting Book Description :

Fully updated and expanded, the second edition of Clinical Fluid Therapy in the Perioperative Setting brings together the world's leading experts in fluid management to explain what you should know when providing infusion fluids to surgical and critical care patients. Current evidence-based knowledge, essential basic science, and modern clinical practice are explained in 34 focused and authoritative chapters. New chapters cover topics such as burn injury, monitoring of the microcirculation, the glycocalyx layer, intensive care, trauma, transplantations, and adverse effects of infusion fluids. Each chapter begins with an abstract, providing a quick overview of the topic, followed by detailed clinical and pre-clinical guidance. Together, the chapters g...

Straight A s in Fluids and Electrolytes
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Straight A s in Fluids and Electrolytes


  • Author : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1582556598


Straight A s in Fluids and Electrolytes Book Description :

Straight A's in Fluids and Electrolytes is an excellent review for the NCLEX® and for the fluids and electrolytes component of medical-surgical nursing courses from the LPN through the BSN level. It follows the unique, highly visual two-column Straight A's format—an in-depth outline review in the inner column and a quick-scanning key points refresher in the outer column. Other study aids include "Top 10" Lists that save students time before exams, Time-Out for Teaching tips on patient teaching, Go with the Flow algorithms, and dozens of illustrations. The book and bound-in CD-ROM contain hundreds of NCLEX®-style questions—including alternate-format questions—with answers and rationales....

Oxford Handbook of Nephrology and Hypertension

Oxford Handbook of Nephrology and Hypertension


  • Author : Simon Steddon
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-03
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780199651610


Oxford Handbook of Nephrology and Hypertension Book Description :

Based on the Oxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology and companion to the Oxford Handbook of Dialysis, this handbook provides clear information and practical advice about the day-to-day management of patients with renal disease....