Circulation (part 2 of 2)

IV Maintenance fluids for sick children: what fluid, and how much? This seemingly simple question has a controversial, complex and evolving answer.  Long-held traditions of giving hypotonic intravenous fluids to children have been increasingly challenged, due to dangerous adverse effects. In this episode, we look at a few papers to address the hypotonic fluid controversy. To listen, click on the...

August 26th, 2010 by colinparker