Fluid Management: Pharmacologic and Renal Replacement Therapies.

@article{Wald2016FluidMP,
  title={Fluid Management: Pharmacologic and Renal Replacement Therapies.},
  author={Eric L. Wald and Gal Finer and Mary E. McBride and Nguyenvu V Nguyen and John M. Costello and Conrad L. Epting},
  journal={Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies},
  year={2016},
  volume={17 8 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S257-65
        }
}
OBJECTIVES Focusing on critically ill children with cardiac disease, we will review common causes of fluid perturbations, clinical recognition, and strategies to minimize and treat fluid-related complications. DATA SOURCE MEDLINE and PubMed. CONCLUSIONS Meticulous fluid management is vital in critically ill children with cardiac disease. Fluid therapy is important to maintain adequate blood volume and perfusion pressure in order to support cardiac output, tissue perfusion, and oxygen… CONTINUE READING