Facing the Shortage of IV Fluids — A Hospital-Based Oral Rehydration Strategy
Patino, A., Marsh, R., Nilles, E., et al. (2018). Facing the Shortage of IV Fluids — A Hospital-Based Oral Rehydration Strategy. The New England Journal of Medicine .
The authors describe the oral rehydration strategy developed for patients with mild dehydration seen in the Emergency Department at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in response to the ongoing shortage of intravenous (IV) fluids.