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Metabolic disorders

Edited by Carl Waldmann, Neil Soni and Andrew Rhodes

in Oxford Desk Reference: Critical Care

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199229581
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725722 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199229581.003.0024

Series: Oxford Desk Reference

Metabolic disorders

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Electrolyte disorders - Hyponatraemia - Hypernatraemia - Categorizing metabolic acidoses - Metabolic acidosis aetiology - Metabolic alkalosis - Glycaemic control in the critically ill - Diabetic ketoacidosis - Hyperosmolar diabetic emergencies - Thyroid emergencies: thyroid crisis/thyrotoxic storm - Thyroid emergencies: myxoedema coma - Hypoadrenal crisis

Chapter.  15470 words. 

Subjects: Critical Care

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