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Journal March 2011 (Vol 33, No 3)

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Hypertonic Saline Solutions in Shock Resuscitation by Jennifer Kyes , DVM, DACVECC, Justine A. Johnson , DVM, DACVECC

1. Which statement is true with regard to HSS?
2. HSS infusions are used primarily for their effect on the ______ compartment.
3. The cardiovascular effect(s) of HSS infusions is/are
4. How do HSS primarily improve cerebral perfusion pressure?
5. The recommended rate of administration for HSS is ____ mL/kg/min.
6. HSS, given at the recommended dose, are associated with
7. The use of HSS is contraindicated in patients with significant
8. HSS infusions can result in plasma volume expansion for up to
9. Which statement(s) is/are true regarding the use of HSS in controlled hemorrhagic shock?
10. Which statement is true regarding the effects of HSS?
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