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Research & Reviews  1,351 results

Osmotic demyelination syndrome: novel risk factors and proposed pathophysiology.
https://doi.org/10.1111/imj.15855
Internal Medicine Journal; Ambati R, Kho LK et. al.

Jun 20th, 2022 - Osmotic demyelination syndrome (ODS) is non inflammatory demyelination in response to an osmotic challenge. It can be pontine or extrapontine in presentation AIM: Retrospective review of cases involving ODS and define the spectrum of causes, risk ...

Caffeine Toxicity Workup
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/821863-workup

Jun 15th, 2022 - Laboratory Studies The patient's signs and symptoms should guide the use of laboratory studies. In hemodynamically stable patients with mild symptoms who give a clear history of caffeine ingestion, no laboratory studies are indicated. The followin...

A Multicenter, Prospective, Non-interventional Cohort Study to Evaluate the Safety and Treatment Pattern of Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate for Hyperkalaemia Management in Real World Practice in China
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05271266

Jun 15th, 2022 - Background/Rationale: Hyperkalaemia (HK) is a common electrolyte disturbance in clinical practice, defined as serum potassium (sK) beyond the normal range. The cut-off value for HK diagnosis is 5.0 mmol/L in most international guidelines[1, 2]. HK...

Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Clinical Presentation
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/117739-clinical

Jun 13th, 2022 - History The most common symptoms of type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) are polyuria, polydipsia, and polyphagia, along with lassitude, nausea, and blurred vision, all of which result from the hyperglycemia itself. Polyuria is caused by osmotic diuresis...

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Guidelines  1 results

Case detection, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with primary aldosteronism: an end...
https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2008-0104
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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Drugs  536 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  79 results

A Multicenter, Prospective, Non-interventional Cohort Study to Evaluate the Safety and Treatment Pattern of Sodium Zirconium Cyclosilicate for Hyperkalaemia Management in Real World Practice in China
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05271266

Jun 15th, 2022 - Background/Rationale: Hyperkalaemia (HK) is a common electrolyte disturbance in clinical practice, defined as serum potassium (sK) beyond the normal range. The cut-off value for HK diagnosis is 5.0 mmol/L in most international guidelines[1, 2]. HK...

Mineralocorticoid Receptor Antagonism Clinical Evaluation in Atherosclerosis Add-On
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03597035

May 16th, 2022 - There is substantial interest in preventing cardiovascular (CV) and renal disease progression in the Type 2 diabetic. Activation of the renin angiotensin aldosterone axis (RAS) and the mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) results in pro-inflammatory ef...

Effect of Genetic Polymorphisms of UGT on the PKs of Indapamide in Egyptians
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05294484

Mar 24th, 2022 - Indapamide is a thiazide-type diuretic commonly prescribed to treat mild to moderate hypertension. As it has fewer side effects in inducing metabolic derangements than other thiazide diuretics, indapamide is well accepted to be used as initial the...

Preventing Metabolic Side Effects of Thiazide Diuretics With KMgCitrate
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02665117

Feb 11th, 2022 - CTD- induced metabolic side effects were though to be dependent on hypokalemia, but subsequent studies suggested that CTD - induced side effects were independent from hypokalemia. On the other hand, magnesium depletion has been linked to increased...

Establishment of Aldosterone and Renin Reference Range
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05232162

Feb 9th, 2022 - Despite old beliefs that Primary Aldosteronism (PA) is uncommon and warrants screening only when patients present with hypertension and hypokalemia, it is now believed that PA is in fact the most common cause of secondary hypertension, accounting ...

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News  253 results

Potassium Abnormalities Boost Hospital Visits for Kidney Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972652

Apr 25th, 2022 - Patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at higher risk of hospitalization or requiring an emergency room (ER) visit in the short-term if they have abnormal potassium levels, a nationally representative cohort of US veterans with ad...

Pegcetacoplan Improves Efficacy in Complement Inhibitor–Naïve Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
https://www.onclive.com/view/pegcetacoplan-improves-efficacy-in-complement-inhibitor-na-ve-paroxysmal-nocturnal-hemoglobinuria

Apr 9th, 2022 - Pegcetacoplan (Empaveli) treatment was associated with hemoglobin stabilization and normalization, as well as a superior change from baseline in hemoglobin levels, which showed a meaningful correction of anemia, in patients with complement inhibit...

Avapritinib Approved in Europe for Advanced Systemic Mastocytosis
https://www.onclive.com/view/avapritinib-approved-in-europe-for-advanced-systemic-mastocytosis

Mar 25th, 2022 - The European Commission has expanded the current indication for avapritinib (Ayvakyt) to include use as a single agent in adult patients with aggressive systemic mastocytosis, systemic mastocytosis with an associated hematologic neoplasm, or mast ...

Pembrolizumab Plus Gemcitabine/Hypofractionated Radiotherapy Demonstrates Promising Efficacy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/pembrolizumab-plus-gemcitabine-hypofractionated-radiotherapy-demonstrates-promising-efficacy-in-muscle-invasive-bladder-cancer

Mar 1st, 2022 - Pembrolizumab (Keytruda) in combination with gemcitabine and concurrent hypofractionated radiotherapy (RT) appears to be a promising and efficacious, bladder-sparing regimen for patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC), according to fin...

Bowel prep: Electrolyte disturbances remain rare but serious
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/251532/gastroenterology/bowel-prep-electrolyte-disturbances-remain-rare
Heidi Splete

Feb 7th, 2022 - Patients undergoing bowel prep for colonoscopy had significantly greater decreases in potassium after prep with sodium phosphate, compared with those whose prep involved polyethylene glycol, based on data from a meta-analysis of more than 2,000 pa.

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