Awake : Poetry

Ten….. nine….. eight….. seven….. My body sublimes and ascends to heaven Six…… five…… four…… three….. Tapes on my eyes, white is all I see Two…… am I still supposed to hear you? One……. wait!! I’m awake but unable to move. Ticktock….. Ticktock….. Ticktock….. I can… Read More

Basics of Fluid therapy

A. Anatomy and Physiology of Body Fluid Compartments: Remember the “60-40-20” rule of body water. 1. Total body water: 60% (50-70%) of Total Body Weight Greater in ┬álean individuals because fat contains little water Greatest percentage in newborns, then decreases with age 2. Intracellular fluid… Read More