Severe acidosis

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Im a new acute dialysis nurse. I want to know why a nephrologist would order a 4k bath on a new aki pt. with a k+ level of 5.5. The doctor says...

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In patients with severe Acidosis, potassium will shift from intracellular compartment to extracellular fluid so...

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Im a new acute dialysis nurse. I want to know why a nephrologist would order a 4k bath on a new aki pt. with a k+ level of 5.5. The doctor says...

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