Volume And Electrolyte Substitution

The most important step in the therapy is an adequate volume and electrolyte substitution with the aim of improving the cardiovascular situation (Table 4). In most patients with diabetic

TABLE 4 Summary of Indications to Adequate Volume and Electrolyte Substitution

Indication

Infusion solution

Infusion rate

Stage of fast rehydration

Ringer or isotonic saline

With extreme volume deficit:

Ketoacidosis (with intact oxidative

Ringer-Lactate (altern. to Ringer)

1000 mL/hr for the first 4 hr

metabolism)

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