Advertisement

Electrolytes

Clinical and Laboratory Aspects

  • Wolf-Rüdiger Külpmann
  • Hans-Krister Stummvoll
  • Paul Lehmann
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Wolf-Rüdiger Külpmann, Hans-Krister Stummvoll, Paul Lehmann
    Pages 1-4
  3. H. K. Stummvoll, W. R. Külpmann
    Pages 5-64
  4. H. K. Stummvoll, W. R. Külpmann
    Pages 65-92
  5. W. R. Külpmann
    Pages 93-99
  6. W. R. Külpmann, P. Lehmann
    Pages 100-138
  7. W. R. Külpmann
    Pages 139-144
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 145-162

About this book

Introduction

The first part of this book describes in a condensed manner the current state of diagnosis and treatment of disorders of electrolyte balance and provides the physician with both a rapid aid to orientation at the bedside as well as a comprehensive insight into the pathophysiological relationships involved. A separate section deals with electrolytes in the urine. In the subsequent chapters, preanalysis and analysis of electrolytes are discussed with special reference to determination by means of ion-selective electrodes as well as "enzymatic” methods and carrier-bound reagents ("dry chemistry”) including quality assessment.

Keywords

blood gases electrolytes laboratory medicine

Authors and affiliations

  • Wolf-Rüdiger Külpmann
    • 1
  • Hans-Krister Stummvoll
    • 2
  • Paul Lehmann
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut für Klinische Chemie IMedizinische Hochschule HannoverHannoverFederal Republic of Germany
  2. 2.Interne Abteilung mit Nephrologie, Krankenhaus der ElisabethinenLinzAustria
  3. 3.Boehringer Mannheim GmbHMannheimFederal Republic of Germany

Bibliographic information

Industry Sectors
Pharma
Chemical Manufacturing
Biotechnology
Consumer Packaged Goods