Evaluation of hyperkalemia

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Key articles

Mattu A, Brady WJ, Robinson DA. Electrocardiographic manifestations of hyperkalemia. Am J Emerg Med. 2000;18:721-729. Abstract

Palmer BF. Managing hyperkalemia caused by inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system. N Engl J Med. 2004;351:585-592. Abstract

Sica DA. Antihypertensive therapy and its effects on potassium homeostasis. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2006;8:67-73. Abstract

Reference articles

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