Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Physiology

4th Edition

A Problem-Based Approach

Authors: Mitchell Halperin Marc Goldstein Kamel Kamel
Paperback ISBN: 9781416024422
eBook ISBN: 9781437710625
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 19th March 2010
Page Count: 616

Description

The revised and updated fourth edition of Fluid, Electrolyte and Acid-Base Physiology continues to offer expert advice on the bedside management of acid-base and electrolyte disorders. Distinguished authors synthesize key theoretical and clinical information in a way that is easy to understand and apply. Discussions on the latest science, as well as new cases, new discoveries, and new approaches in intensive care are just a few of the updates you’ll find to help you make the best management decisions. Clinical information is presented in an easy-to-understand style, and the integration of color offers increased visual guidance. What’s more, diagnostic flow charts and critical questions challenge your problem-solving skills and reinforce your decision-making expertise.

Key Features

  • Incorporates relevant information on energy metabolism and endocrine, gastrointestinal, respiratory, and cardiovascular physiology.
  • Features a consistent, user-friendly format with diagnostic algorithms and helpful margin notes.
  • Includes numerous case studies that illustrate how key management principles are applied in practice.
  • Presents questions and explanations throughout that let you test your knowledge and hone your skills.

Details

No. of pages:
616
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437710625
Paperback ISBN:
9781416024422

About the Author

Mitchell Halperin

Affiliations and Expertise

Renal Division, St. Michael's Hospital; Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Marc Goldstein

Affiliations and Expertise

Renal Division, St. Michael's Hospital and Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Kamel Kamel

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Medicine, St Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada