Fluids

IV, O2, Monitor! Okay, now that I got my IV in, what fluids should I give and how?

In this lecture, we will cover the following things:

  • Markers of volume status
  • Pediatric level of dehydration (Gorelick)
  • Shock ddx review
  • Fluids types
  • Fluids boluses
  • Maintenance fluids
  • Fluid admin routes and strategies
  • Practice calculations through cases