Sodium-135-145 Potassium – 3,5-5 Chloride – 97-107 Calcium 8.5 – 10 Magnesium 1.5-2.5 Phosphorus 3.4 -4.5..

Sodium-135-145 Potassium - 3,5-5 Chloride - 97-107 Calcium 8.5 - 10 Magnesium 1.5-2.5 Phosphorus 3.4 -4.5 Case Study A 55-yea
Sodium-135-145 Potassium – 3,5-5 Chloride – 97-107 Calcium 8.5 – 10 Magnesium 1.5-2.5 Phosphorus 3.4 -4.5 Case Study A 55-year-old African-American with PMH of DM-Type 2 and HTN who presents to the ED with an elevated blood pressure of 230/120 mm Hg: pulse 60 beats/minute. Pt. current wt is 275 lbs and height is 6’1. Hematocrit was 38%, serum sodium, 140 mEq/L; and serum potassium, 2.7 mEq/L. His medications included propranolol and hydrochlorothiazide. Two-part: at risk (related to/due to) Three-part: they have already developed the problem (as evidenced by)