PAP7: Dehydration Secondary to Diarrhoea & Vomiting

Know the aetiology, pathophysiology and presentation of dehydration. Be able to recognise the life-threatening complications of dehydration. Be able to calculate and prescribe fluid replacement, maintenance fluids and replacement for ongoing losses as per APLS.


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