How Important is Intravenous Fluid Administration to Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department and to Their Families?


TATLI Ö. , Simsek P., Gursoy A. , TOPBAŞ M. , Ozer V. , GÜNDÜZ A.

EURASIAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.17, no.2, pp.65-70, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/eajem.2017.83803
  • Title of Journal : EURASIAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.65-70
  • Keywords: Emergency department use, intravenous fluid therapy, health service, perception, INAPPROPRIATE USE, HYDRATION, CARE, DEMAND, VISITS

Abstract

Aim: Intravenous fluid administration is a frequently applied form of therapeutic service in emergency departments. This study aimed to determine the effect of intravenous fluid administration on patients' and their relatives' preference for emergency departments.