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Volume status and fluid responsiveness quiz
A 35-year-old male presents with abdominal pain and two diarrheal stools. Vital signs are normal. He is drinking water. You want to assess his volume status. What method is most appropriate?
No ultrasound assessment of volume status is indicated
Ultrasound evaluation of the heart, lung, and inferior vena cava
Measurement of cardiac output
Measurement of stroke volume before and after a passive leg raise