NUR2349 Module 08 Written Assignment - Fluid Imbalances

This assignment asks you to write a 1-2 page paper describing the following:

What is a fluid and electrolyte imbalance and how is it important to the function of the body?
Pick a fluid or electrolyte imbalance and describe how the patient would present and how would you treat the patient (nursing and expected medical).
Here are some resources you can use to help you along your way:

Basic Clinical Skills video in MedCom - there are many that address fluids and electrolytes
Don't forget about the databases!

Discovery All-in-One Search
Cochrane Library
Consumer Health Complete
Health Sciences and Nursing Via ProQuest
Health Source
Nursing Reference Center Plus
Ovid Nursing Journals