The total volume administered should be adjusted for patients weighing less than 40 kg and for those requiring fluid restriction.
What does FR stand for?
FR stands for Fluid Restriction (physiology)
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- Flame Resistant
- Flat Rack
- Flat Rate
- Fleet Reserve (US Navy)
- Flexible Reinforced (ventilation duct, mining)
- Flight Radar (airplane tracking application)
- Flight Recorder
- Flocculation Reaction - Sachs-Georgi Test
- Floyd Rose (inventor of the locking tremelo system, likewise named)
Samples in periodicals archive:
However, fluid restriction is not appropriate if an underlying cause of fluid loss is present, e.
It takes more than moment to parse those 2 negatives, "inappropriate" and "antiduiretic" to conclude that such a patient is holding on to too much fluid, and that the treatment become fluid restriction.
She had a strict fluid restriction of 500mls per day, a special diet and had to take various tablets each day.
Vasopressin V2 Receptor Blockade with Tolvaptan versus Fluid Restriction in the Treatment of Hyponatraemia.
Fluid restriction was started, which improved the hyponatremia, but the sodium levels did not normalize.
In addition, the Atkins diet does not require fluid restriction and does not need to be started in the hospital.
When I started on dialysis, fluid restrictions included only drinking 500 ml a day and I don't think that that was a mistake.