PHA Classroom

Managing sodium and fluids in PH

April 10, 2018

Panelists discuss the effects of dietary salt, excess calories and fluid intake on the body, as well as why PH patients require greater awareness to these components of their diet. Discussion also emphasizes dietary and lifestyle strategies that patients may use to ensure long-term success in achieving their goals for sodium and fluid management.

Mary Whittenhall, M.S.N., APRN, AGPCNP-BC, Rhode Island Hospital
Nicole Reid, R.N., B.S.N., PH Patient, National Capital Poison Center