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1

"concentrated" makes...

the numbers go up

2

"dilute" makes...

the numbers go down

3

concentrated makes the numbers go up
dilute makes the numbers go down
WHICH THREE VALUES

urine specific gravity
sodium
hematocrit

4

fluid retention think...

heart problems first!

5

any time you see "assessment" or "evaluation"...

look for the presence or absence of pertinent s/s

6

Mg and Ca act like

sedatives

7

see Mg and Ca think...

muscles first!

8

see Na and think...

neurological changes

9

if you've got an Na problem...

you've got a fluid volume problem

10

parathyroid problem think

calcium!

11

considerations for medication requiring weight monitoring

keep weight within 2-3 lbs +/- normal weight

12

1L fluid equal to

1 kg

13

addisonian crisis

severe hypotension and vascular collapse

14

diabetic client + polyuria =

think shock

15

restlessness, think =

hypoxia first!

16

associate unstable chronic angina with

impending MI