Now Available: Two Essential Guides for Improved Patient Care

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ASPEN Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders Handbook, Second Edition

Completely updated, Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders Handbook, Second Edition, provides the foundation needed to treat these complex conditions. Edited by a multidisciplinary team of experts, this handbook is ideal for bedside use. 

It provides clinicians with practical guidance on:

  • Diagnostic tests and therapeutic goals
  • Maintaining hydration and electrolyte balance
  • Treatment for hemodynamic, cardiovascular, respiratory, and neurologic complications
  • Sodium disorders
  • Vital pediatric considerations

This comprehensive handbook also includes:

  • Critical tables and formulas
  • Instructive patient scenarios
  • Nutrition support principles and strategies
Jeff Bruno, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP, BCCCP, FCCM
Todd Canada, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP 
Nicki Canada, MS, RD, LD, CNSC
Anne M. Tucker, PharmD, BCNSP
Joseph V. Ybarra PharmD, BCNSP 

Available in print and eBook formats. 

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Parenteral Nutrition Handbook, Third Edition

This new edition is updated with the latest ASPEN safety consensus recommendations and clinical guidelines. It features comprehensive information to help practitioners safely, effectively, and confidently care for patients receiving parenteral nutrition.

A quick-reference handbook with interdisciplinary guidance on:

  • Access devices, formulations, and prescriptions
  • Treatment for common mechanical, metabolic, and infectious complications
  • Order review, compounding, and drug shortage management
  • Management of patients outside the hospital
  • Considerations for pediatric patients  

The third edition includes new chapters on:

  • Competency
  • Multichamber-bags
  • Electronic health records

An essential resource for all responsible for parenteral nutrition.

Phil Ayers, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP
Elizabeth S. Bobo, CNSC, MS, RDN, LDN
Ryan T. Hunt, MD, PhD
Andrew A. Mays, PharmD, BCNSP, CNSC
Patricia H. Worthington, MSN, RN, CSC

Available in print and eBook formats

Listen to an interview with Dr. Phil Ayers, co-editor of the Parenteral Nutrition Handbook, Third Edition.