Case Study Patient With Chronic Kidney Disease
The dietitian is reviewing James’ food and fluid intake and notes that his average fluid intake is 3000 mL of water or non-caloric drinks per day. Which recommendation is most appropriate for James regarding fluid intake?
a. James should drink less fluids and try to drink 2000 mL per day.
b. James should restrict his fluid to 1200 mL per day.
c. James should drink an amount equal to his urine output plus 500-1000 mL per day.
d. James can have unrestricted fluids if his urine output is normal.