Canterbury DHB


Aggressive Hydration

Obtain a forced diuresis using oral and IV fluids 2-3 L/m2/day ± diuretics. Aim for 80 mL/m2/hour of urine.

Strict Fluid balance, BD weights, and diuretics are required to ensure the patient is maintaining a good diuresis.

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Last Reviewed:

January 2019

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January 2022


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Topic Code: 36745