Fluid and Electrolyte Management in Intensive Care

  • F. Bobbio Pallavicini
  • G. Verde
  • P. Tosi
Conference paper


Despite great variability in water and electrolyte intake, circulating intravascular volume, electrolyte composition of various body fluids, and serum osmolality remain remarkable constant in health.


Metabolic Alkalosis Serum Osmolality Hydrogen Chloride Extracellular Fluid Volume Central Pontine Myelinolysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Bobbio Pallavicini
    • 1
  • G. Verde
    • 2
  • P. Tosi
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Anaesthesia and Intensive CareS. Andrea HospitalLa SpeziaItaly
  2. 2.Dept. of Anaesthesia and Intensive CareI.R.C.C.S. San Matteo HospitalPaviaItaly

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