Articles by Deborah Silverstein, DVM, DACVECC - Veterinary Medicine
  • SEARCH:
Medicine Center
DVM Veterinary Medicine Featuring Information from:

ADVERTISEMENT

Articles by Deborah Silverstein, DVM, DACVECC

Deborah Silverstein, DVM, DACVECC


Practical Matters: Intravenous solutions: Should I worry about osmolarity?
July 1, 2006

Peripheral venous catheters are most commonly used to deliver intravenous fluids and drugs. However, administering hyperosmolar solutions may cause vascular endothelial damage and thrombophlebitis.

ADVERTISEMENT

Click here