Tag: Lactated Ringers

REBEL Core Cast 26.0 – Lactated Ringers

Take Home Points When compared to 0.9% saline, lactated ringers is a more balanced solution and more closely resembles our serum. SALT ED and SMART trials show normal saline may increase the occurrence of major adverse kidney events in comparison …

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Endocrine, Metabolic, Fluid, and ElectrolytesResuscitation

Does Lactated Ringers (LR) Raise Serum Lactate?

Background: Serial lactate measurements is a common core measure that we follow in septic shock resuscitation. A number of readers have written in enquiring about whether resuscitation with lactated ringers instead of 0.9% saline would lead to increases in serum lactate.   …

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Endocrine, Metabolic, Fluid, and Electrolytes