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Losses gains requirements

Educational resources for renal medicine

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For simplicity, a couple of useful shortcuts

  • Na and K requirements are about 1mmol/kg/d for each. 
  • Volume requirement is around 30ml/kg/24h (basic, no extra requirements)

When you're through, go on to What fluids.

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Page last modified 31.10.2016, 16:37 by Administrator. edrep and edren are produced by the Renal Unit at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Univ. Edinburgh. CAUTIONS and Contact us. Note that the information published here is primarily intended for education, not for clinical care.