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Research & Reviews  365 results

Sport-Related Concussion Preceding Adrenal Insufficiency and Hypopituitarism.
Current Sports Medicine Reports; Northam WT, Alexander A et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - A 49-year-old woman with a history of daily inhaled corticosteroid use for asthma presented to a concussion clinic 7 wk after sport-related head injury with headache, visual blurring, dizziness, nausea, fatigue, polydipsia, and polyuria. Examinati...

Balanced Crystalloid Versus Normal Saline as Resuscitative Fluid in Diabetic Ketoacidosis.
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Carrillo AR, Elwood K et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Large volume resuscitation with normal saline (NS) may be associated with iatrogenic hyperchloremia and renal injury. The purpose of this study was to assess clinical outcomes associated with the use of Lactated Ringer's (LR) compared to NS as res...

Extremely hypo-osmolar intravenous solutions to treat hypernatremia: The time has come ...
American Journal of Health-system Pharmacy : AJHP : Offic... Erstad BL, Huckleberry YC

Dec 25th, 2021 - In an effort to expedite the publication of articles, AJHP is posting manuscripts online as soon as possible after acceptance. Accepted manuscripts have been peer-reviewed and copyedited, but are posted online before technical formatting and autho...

Adipsic Diabetes Insipidus in Children: A Case Report and Practical Guide.
The American Journal of Case Reports; AlShoomi AM, Alkanhal KI et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Diabetes insipidus (DI) is a clinical syndrome characterized by polyuria and polydipsia that result from a deficiency of antidiuretic hormone (ADH), central DI, or resistance to ADH, nephrogenic DI. In otherwise healthy patients with DI...

Approach to the Management of Hypernatraemia in Older Hospitalised Patients.
The Journal of Nutrition, Health & Aging; Brennan M, Mulkerrin L et. al.

Dec 7th, 2021 - Hypernatraemia is associated with high morbidity and mortality and is more common in patients of older age, nursing home residents and those with cognitive impairment and restricted mobility. The most common cause in hospital settings is water deh...

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Drugs  10 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Safety and Efficacy of Early Administration of Dexamethasone in High-risk Sepsis

Nov 29th, 2021 - The septic adult patients of high risk would be enrolled in 2 emergency departments. Sepsis would be defined by Sepsis-3 definition. High risk is defined as initial systolic blood pressure less than 90 mmHg or blood lactate level over 2 mmol/L. Th...

Effect of Protein Supplementation on Plasma Sodium Levels and Urinary Urea Excretion in Patients With SIAD

Oct 13th, 2021 - Hyponatremia (blood sodium <135 mmol/l) is the most frequent electrolyte and fluid disturbance with a prevalence up to 30% in hospitalized patients. The most common etiology of euvolemic hyponatremia is the syndrome of inappropriate antidiuresis (...

Investigation of Fluid- and Electrolyte Balance in Post Cardiac-surgery Patients

Jun 18th, 2021 - Critically ill patients need intravenous fluid therapy in order to correct or prevent problems with their fluid and/or electrolyte status and for renal protection. The decision for the optimal composition and amount of IV-fluids can be difficult a...

Sodium Status in Septic Patients and Its Relation to Prognosis an Hospital Stay

Jan 12th, 2021 - Sepsis and septic shock are among the most prevalent causes of intensive care unit (ICU) admissions. They account for around 10-50% of the mortality rate, which remains high despite extensive research of the Surviving Sepsis Campaign, and national...

Early Sodium Intake in Preterm Newborns

Apr 21st, 2020 - This study is a randomized controlled trial in infants less than 35 weeks gestation admitted to the Newborn Intensive Care Unit at Children Hospital in Saltillo Coahuila Mexico. Infants receive at 24 hours of life; sodium (5mEq/kg/day) versus less...

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News  28 results

Inpatient Sodium Imbalances Linked to Adverse COVID-19 Outcomes

Mar 10th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Both high and low serum sodium levels are associated with adverse outcomes for hospitalized patients with COVID-19, new research suggests. In the ...

Isotonic Fluids Without Potassium Could Be Harmful for Some Acutely Ill Kids

Oct 28th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A recent move to use isotonic rather than hypotonic intravenous fluids (IVFs) in acutely ill children could be boosting their risk of developing electrolyte disorders, a new trial suggests. "Commercially available isoto...

Fast Five Quiz: Heart Failure Presentation and Diagnosis

Apr 23rd, 2020 - BNP is the strongest predictor of heart failure vs other causes of dyspnea. High LV filling pressures stimulate the release of BNP, which exerts diuretic, natriuretic, and antihypertensive effects by inhibiting the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone sy...

Cardiorenal syndrome
Benjamin J. Freda, DO

May 1st, 2018 - To the Editor: I read with interest the thoughtful review of cardiorenal syndrome by Drs. Thind, Loehrke, and Wilt 1 and the accompanying editorial by Dr.

Empiric fluid restriction cuts transsphenoidal surgery readmissions
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 10th, 2018 - CHICAGO – A 70% drop in 30-day readmissions following transsphenoidal surgery was achieved at the University of Colorado, Aurora, after endocrinologists there restricted fluid for the first 2 weeks postop, according to a report at the Endocrine So.

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