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ICU Management

Hyperchloraemia in sepsis: saline vs. balanced crystalloids

2018 03 Apr

Chloride, as the major anion of the extracellular fluid, constitutes an important element in the homeostasis of the human organism. Hyperchloraemia, whether a result of the sepsis process or a consequence of its treatment with supraphysiologic chloride fluids, appears to have a negative impact on the clinical outcome of septic patients, according to... Read more