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Research & Reviews  947 results

Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Clinical Medicine & Research; Patel M, Ladak K

Sep 18th, 2021 - Thyrotoxic periodic paralysis (TPP) is a rare presentation of thyrotoxicosis most commonly associated with Graves' disease. It is rare in Caucasians, but it affects approximately 2% of Asians (occurring in those of Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, F...

Synergistic Effect of Hypokalemia and Atrial Fibrillation on Prognosis in Patients with...
Current Neurovascular Research; Wei LM, Zhou CY et. al.

Sep 8th, 2021 - The association between atrial fibrillation (AF) and the prognosis of intravenous thrombolysis (IVT) in patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS) is debated. Hypokalemia is highly prevalent in patients with AF. We aimed to investigate the effect o...

Identification of a homozygous c.1039C>T (p.R347C) variant in CYP17A1 in a 67-year-old ...
Endocrine Journal; Yamagata S, Kageyama K et. al.

Sep 7th, 2021 - 17α-Hydroxylase/17,20-lyase deficiency (17OHD) is caused by pathogenic mutations in CYP17A1. Impaired 17α-hydroxylase and 17,20-lyase activities typically induce hypertension, hypokalemia, sexual infantilism, and amenorrhea. Most patients with 17O...

Impact of different hemodiafiltration solutions on ionemia in long-term CRRT.
The International Journal of Artificial Organs; Nalesso F, Garzotto F et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Critical patients with Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) requiring renal replacement therapy are in most cases eligible only for continuous modalities where the electrolyte balance control is a critical issue. The standard solutions used for hemodiafiltra...

Neonatal rebound hyperkalemia associated with ritodrine alone: a case report.
BMC Pediatrics; Osumi K, Suga K et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Betamimetics have been used for tocolysis extensively in the past, and one of them, ritodrine is widely used in Japan. Various adverse events have been reported for this agent, including newborn hypoglycemia and hypokalemia, as well as maternal hy...

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Guidelines  1 results

Case detection, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism: an end...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Funder JW, Carey RM et. al.

Jun 17th, 2008 - Our objective was to develop clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism. The Task Force comprised a chair, selected by the Clinical Guidelines Subcommittee (CGS) of The Endocrine Society, si...

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News  117 results

Skill Checkup: An Electrical Conundrum

Jun 11th, 2021 - The Skill Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 76-year-old man presented with syncope preceded by prolonged dizziness. His medical h...

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: Chronic Kidney Disease Complications

Jun 5th, 2020 - Answer 2/5 Which of the following statements about hypertension in patients with CKD is accurate? Your peers chose: Hypertension is not considered a risk factor for increasing cardiovascular risk in patients with CKD 0% Hypertension contributes to...

Accord Healthcare Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Hydrochlorothiazide Tablets USP 12.5 Mg Due to Labeling Mix-up | FDA

Summary Company Announcement Date: August 27, 2018 FDA Publish Date: March 19, 2020 Product Type: Drugs Reason for Announcement: Recall Reason Description Due to Labeling Mix-up Company Name: Accord Healthcare Inc. Brand Name: Brand Name(s) Accord...

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About COPD?

May 27th, 2020 - ABG analysis provides the best clues as to acuteness and severity of disease exacerbation. Renal compensation generally occurs even in chronic CO2 retainers (ie, those with bronchitis); thus, pH usually is near normal. Any pH below 7.3 is typicall...

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