# Chapter 4: Fluid balance and maintenance

Question type 1

Thomas Kale was given the following fluids during a 24-hour period:

 Time Type Amount 0700 Tea 300ml 0915 Water 200ml 1100 Coffee 300ml 1200 Tea 250ml 1530 Water 200ml 1630 Water 300ml 1800 Coffee 250ml 1930 Water 200ml 2100 Tea 250ml

What is Thomas Kale's fluid input for the 24-hour period?

2250

Charlotte Butt's fluid output during a 24-hour period is measured as follows:

 Time Type Amount 0600 Urine 250ml 0730 Urine 200ml 0900 Urine 250ml 1000 Urine 200ml 1100 Urine 230ml 1300 Urine 180ml 1500 Urine 220ml 1615 Urine 150ml 1800 Vomit 120ml 1930 Vomit 100ml 2100 Urine 300ml

What is Charlotte Butt's output for the 24-hour period?

2200

Barry Cater's total intake for a 24hour period is 2130ml and his total output is 1960ml. What is his fluid balance for the 24-hour period?

170

Linda Ball's fluid output over 24 hours is measured as follows:

 Time Type Amount 0600 Urine 300ml 0800 Urine 250ml 0900 Urine 200ml 1030 Urine 300ml 1130 Urine 230ml 1300 Urine 190ml 1500 Urine 250ml 1630 Urine 250ml 1815 Vomit 120ml 1930 Vomit 150ml 2200 Urine 300ml

What is Linda Ball's output for the 24 hours?

2540

Lesley Pain's total intake for a 24-hour period is 2310ml and his total output is 2130ml. What is his fluid balance for the 24-hour period?

180

Grace Adoma-Boateng has a wet nappy. The nappy weighed 20g when dry, and her nappy now weighs 114g. How much urine in millilitres did Grace pass since her last nappy change?

94

Thomas Grain had been given the following fluids during a 24-hour period:

 Time Type Amount 0600 Tea 200ml 0830 Water 300ml 1030 Juice 300ml 1200 Tea 350ml 1430 Water 200ml 1630 Tea 250ml 1800 Coffee 250ml 1930 Water 150ml 2200 Tea 250ml

What is Thomas Grain's fluid input for the 24-hour period?

2250