What is included in inpatient care for hypernatremia?

Updated: Mar 17, 2020
  • Author: Zina Semenovskaya, MD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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Perform frequent reexaminations, especially neurologic examinations. Monitor electrolytes frequently (every 1-2 h during initial resuscitation, then every 4 h). Ensure adequate energy intake. Assess daily weights, intakes, and outputs.


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