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Table 3 Daily Water, Sodium, Chloride input, and source

From: Fluid therapy in mechanically ventilated critically ill children: the sodium, chloride and water burden of fluid creep

Variables Water
[ml/kg/day]
Sodium
[mEq/kg/day]
Chloride
[mEq/kg/day]
Input 153 ± 36 14.4 ± 4.8 13.6 ± 4.7
Resuscitation fluids 0 [0–5] 0.0 [0.0–0.7] 0.0 [0.0–0.6]
Maintenance fluids 34 [21–50] 4.5 [2.7–6.7] 3.7 [2.3–5.6]
Fluid creep 51 ± 23 7.9 ± 3.6 7.9 ± 3.6
Enteral water 60 ± 23 1.0 ± 0.4 1.0 ± 0.5
Blood components 0 [0–6] 0.0 [0.0–0.8] 0.0 [0.0–0.6]
  1. Data regarding water refer to milliliters per kg per day, while data on sodium and chloride refer to milliequivalents per kg per day. Data are expressed as mean (standard deviation) or median (interquartile range) according to their distribution