Fluid & Electrolytes. Parenteral Fluid Therapy. Introduction. Clinicians who care for inpatients must be able to assess the need for parenteral fluid therapy and to specify the composition of the fluid and rate of administration.
Parenteral Fluid Therapy
Should the sodium concentration of maintenance fluids provided to adolescent and adults differ from that generally provided to infants and children?
[Na deficit =desired Na –actual Na ×0.6 × wt]