[Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors and electrolyte disturbances].

Abstract

Recent numerous clinical studies have suggested that the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) inhibitors have beneficial effects on hypertension, cardiovascular and chronic kidney diseases (CKD). Electrolyte disorder, especially hyperkalemia, is observed after the administration of RAAS inhibitors. This review focuses on the prevalence and severity… (More)

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@article{Kato2012ReninangiotensinaldosteroneSI, title={[Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors and electrolyte disturbances].}, author={Hideki Kato and Kana Kobayashi and Shunya Uchida}, journal={Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine}, year={2012}, volume={70 9}, pages={1536-41} }