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Author Halperin, M. L. (Mitchell L.), author.

Title Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base physiology : a problem-based approach / Kamel S. Kamel, Mitchell L. Halperin
Edition Fifth edition
Published Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier, [2017]


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 513 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Principles of acid-base physiology -- Tools to use to diagnose acid-base disorders -- Metabolic acidosis : clinical approach -- Metabolic acidosis caused by a deficit of NaHCO3 -- Ketoacidosis -- Metabolic acidosis : acid gain types -- Metabolic alkalosis -- Respiratory acid-base disturbances -- Sodium and water physiology -- Hyponatremia -- Hypernatremia -- Polyuria -- Potassium physiology -- Hypokalemia -- Hyperkalemia -- Hyperglycemia
Summary With a strong focus on problem solving and clinical decision making, Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Physiology is your comprehensive, go-to guide on the diagnosis and management of fluid, electrolytes, and acid-base disorders. This in-depth reference moves smoothly from basic physiology to practical clinical guidance, taking into account new 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, this extensively revised edition helps you make the best management decisions based on the most current knowledge
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (ClinicalKey, viewed July 11, 2018)
Subject Water-electrolyte imbalances.
Acid-base imbalances.
Water-electrolyte imbalances -- Case studies
Acid-base imbalances -- Case studies
Water-Electrolyte Imbalance -- physiopathology
Acid-Base Imbalance -- physiopathology
Acid-Base Imbalance -- diagnosis
Potassium -- metabolism
Water-Electrolyte Imbalance -- diagnosis
Water-Electrolyte Imbalance
Acid-Base Imbalance
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Acid-base imbalances
Water-electrolyte imbalances
Genre/Form Electronic book
Case studies
Case studies.
√Čtudes de cas.
Form Electronic book
Author Kamel, Kamel S., author.
LC no. 2016037933
ISBN 9780323359085