This book begins by describing the principles of Fluid and Electrolyte Physiology and goes on to discuss the various disorders encountered in practice. Section 2 describes an approach to Acid-Base disorders, starting with physiological x Fluid, Electrolyte, Metabolic and Respiratory Acid-Base Management principles and goes on to discuss the various disorders in a simple and easy-to-understand manner. The text is interspersed with practical, clinical examples which go a long way in making this book more interesting and lively. A section on the interpretation of Arterial Blood Gas studies has been included so that the readers of the book can learn the logical practical approach to Acid-Base problems in actual clinical practice. This book is one of those really useful manuals which must be read, chewed, digested and assimilated, so that it can be easily and naturally applied in clinical practice to help a large number of patients.