As with any other age group, planning for fluid therapy in the newborn has three stages. 1. Estimate the present fluid and electrolyte deficits or excesses, and calculate the proper replacements. ... During the first week of life however, weight loss up to 10-15 percent occurs normally as a result of loss of extracellular water andanbsp;...
|Title||:||R A P Neonatology - 2 Spl. Vol. 5|
|Publisher||:||JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS -|