Investigating hyperkalaemia in adults

@article{Mcdonald2015InvestigatingHI,
  title={Investigating hyperkalaemia in adults},
  author={T. Mcdonald and R. Oram and B. Vaidya},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={351}
}
#### The bottom line A 42 year old woman was admitted to hospital after a blood test performed by her general practitioner for investigation of intermittent abdominal pain showed a high serum potassium level of 6.6 mmol/L (reference range 3.5-5.3 mmol/L).1 She was otherwise well and not taking any medications. When she arrived in the emergency medical unit, her blood pressure was 140/70 mmHg, and other physical examination showed no significant abnormalities. Her electrocardiographic (ECG… Expand
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