Subject: General Questions / General General Questions
QuestionIdentify the major fluid compartments.
Identify the means through which the body normally gains and loses fluid.
Describe the mechanisms for regulating intake and output.
Differentiate between volume depletion and dehydration.
Explain how edema occurs.
Identify the main electrolytes of intracellular and extracellular fluid.
Identify the causes of respiratory acidosis and alkalosis.
Identify the causes of metabolic acidosis and alkalosis.