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Small Animal Fluid Therapy

Fluid therapy is one of the most important aspects of therapy in veterinary medicine. In this book the authors provide guidelines for the safe implementation of fluid therapy in clinical practice
Table Of Contents
Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- About the Authors -- Foreword -- 1 Introduction: Importance and Role of Fluid Therapy in Small Animal Practice -- 2 Body Fluid Compartments -- 3 Fluid Types - Crystalloids -- 4i Synthetic Colloids -- 4ii Natural Colloids -- 5 Routes of Fluid Administration -- 6i Resuscitation Fluid Therapy -- 6ii Replacement Fluid Therapy -- 6iii Maintenance Fluid Therapy -- 7i Dextrose Supplementation -- 7ii Potassium Supplementation -- 7iii Calcium and Phosphorus Supplementation -- 7iv Magnesium Supplementation -- 8i Special Considerations for Patients Experiencing Hemorrhage/Trauma -- 8ii Special Considerations for Septic Patients -- 8iii Impact of Heart Disease on Fluid Therapy -- 8iv Impact of Renal Disease on Fluid Therapy -- 8v Anesthesia/Perioperative Fluid Considerations -- 8vi Management of Hypernatremia and Hyponatremia -- 8vii Approach to Fluid Therapy in Patients with Hypoproteinemia -- 8viii Special Considerations in Neonates/Pediatrics -- 8ix Special Considerations in Cats -- Index -- Back Cover
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (363 pages)
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