Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly

ED, emergency department; ICU, intensive care unit; OR, odds ratio; RCT, randomized controlled trial; RR, relative risk.

Infographic created by Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, and James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School. Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jon.wanderer@vumc.org.

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DA
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Intravenous fluids: Which recipe?
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2.
Semler
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,
Self
WH
,
Wanderer
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,
Ehrenfeld
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,
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OD
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May
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L
,
Casey
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,
Siew
ED
,
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AD
,
Bernard
GR
,
Rice
TW
:
SMART Investigators and the Pragmatic Critical Care Research Group: Balanced crystalloids versus saline in critically ill adults.
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WH
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,
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,
Slovis
CM
,
Lindsell
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,
Ehrenfeld
JM
,
Siew
ED
,
Shaw
AD
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Bernard
GR
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Rice
TW
:
SALT-ED Investigators: Balanced crystalloids versus saline in noncritically ill adults.
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K
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Turan
A
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N
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C
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Esa
WAS
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Ruetzler
K
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Barsoum
S
,
Kuhel
AG
,
Ritchey
MR
,
Higuera-Rueda
C
,
Kopyeva
T
,
Stocchi
L
,
Essber
H
,
Cohen
B
,
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I
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Bajracharya
GR
,
Chelnick
D
,
Mascha
EJ
,
Kurz
A
,
Sessler
DI
:
Saline versus lactated Ringer's solution: The Saline or Lactated Ringer’s (SOLAR) trial.
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2020
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132
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