Prevention of cardiac arrhythmias in pediatric patients with normotensive-hypokalemic tubulopathy


Potassium deficiency predisposes to cardiac arrhythmias culminating in syncope or sudden death. Because of the uncertainty related to the possible occurrence of such cardiac arrhythmias in the context of normotensive-hypokalemic tubulopathies, 19 European pediatric nephrologists with a large experience of normotensive-hypokalemic tubulopathies were asked to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00467-003-1222-1