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LPN Expert Guides: Fluids and Electrolytes
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LPN Expert Guides: Fluids and Electrolytes

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Springhouse
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-582-55923-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91
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This quick-reference pocket guide offers LPNs/LVNs clear explanations of difficult concepts related to fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance. The book describes specific imbalances, their pathophysiologic mechanisms, and various therapies including I.V. fluid replacement, total parenteral nutrition, and blood component therapy.

Information is presented in a highly organized format with abundant illustrations. Recurring icons include Red Flag (key findings, risks, complications, and contraindications associated with an imbalance or therapy), Life Stages (age-related variations), and Spotlight (flow charts or illustrations depicting physiologic and pathophysiologic mechanisms).

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Springhouse
  • ISBN: 978-1-582-55923-0
  • Specialty:
    Practical/Vocational Nursing
    Skills & Procedures
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 320
  • Illustrations: 100
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 91

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