Hyponatremia

@article{Henry2015Hyponatremia,
  title={Hyponatremia},
  author={Daniel A. Henry},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={163},
  pages={ITC1}
}
  • D. Henry
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte disorder in hospitalized patients. Hospital-associated hyponatremia includes admission hyponatremia (community-acquired hyponatremia) and hospital-acquired hyponatremia. The reported incidence of hospital-associated hyponatremia ranges between 10% and 30%, depending on the definition, patient population, and case mix. It is associated with increased mortality, hospital length of stay, hospital costs, intensive care unit (ICU) days, and chance of… 
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