Presenting the fundamentals of fluids and electrolytes in an entertaining, interesting, and easy-to-understand manner, the updated chapters review basic information and the quick-reference appendices list fluid and electrolyte differences in pediatric and geriatric populations.
Fluids and Electrolytes Made Incredibly Easy , Fourth Edition, is an entertaining reference that reviews the fundamentals of fluids and electrolytes in a fun, interesting, and easy-to-understand manner. Organized into four parts, the book provides comprehensive coverage of this challenging topic, including fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base basics; fluid and electrolyte imbalances; the importance and management of imbalances in major health problems; and treatments. Special elements found throughout the text make it easy to remember key points. Each chapter includes clear, simple explanations of health problems; definitions of key terms; illustrations that clearly explain key concepts; easy-to-remember memory joggers; and bullets and checklists that make it easy to spot important points at a glance.