Hyperchloraemic acidosis in patients given rapid isotonic saline infusions

Eisenhut, Michael
June 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jun2007, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p560
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Fluid therapy for children: facts, fashions and questions," by M.A. Holliday and colleagues in a 2007 issue.


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