Potassium Homeostasis in Health and Disease: A Scientific Workshop Cosponsored by the National Kidney Foundation and the American Society of Hypertension.

@article{Kovesdy2017PotassiumHI,
  title={Potassium Homeostasis in Health and Disease: A Scientific Workshop Cosponsored by the National Kidney Foundation and the American Society of Hypertension.},
  author={Csaba Pal Kovesdy and Lawrence J. Appel and Morgan E Grams and Lisa A Gutekunst and Peter A. McCullough and B F Palmer and Bertram C Pitt and Dominic A. Sica and Raymond R Townsend},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  year={2017},
  volume={70 6},
  pages={844-858}
}
While much emphasis, and some controversy, centers on recommendations for sodium intake, there has been considerably less interest in recommendations for dietary potassium intake, in both the general population and patients with medical conditions, particularly acute and chronic kidney disease. Physiology literature and cohort studies have noted that the relative balance in sodium and potassium intakes is an important determinant of many of the sodium-related outcomes. A noteworthy… CONTINUE READING