Mild hypokalaemia is not a risk factor in treated hypertensives.

Abstract

The possibility that hypokalaemia might increase the mortality of treated hypertensives in the Glasgow Blood Pressure Clinic has been examined by comparison of serum potassium in decedents and survivors and by calculation of age-adjusted mortality rates for patients grouped in quartiles of serum potassium measured at the last clinic visit. In this study… (More)

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