Letters Intravenous fluid replacement
Dangers of overhydration in childrenBMJ 2014; 348 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g1569 (Published 19 February 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;348:g1569
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- P Janos Baombe, emergency medicine consultant1
- 1Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
As opposed to my colleagues who work in developing countries,1 I encounter the problem of overhydration on almost a daily basis.
Overzealous intravenous fluid replacement therapy is …