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ea0063p1013 | Interdisciplinary Endocrinology 2 | ECE2019

Burden of hyponatremia on clinical outcomes in hospitalized adult medical inpatients

Kutz Alexander , Ebrahimi Fahim , Aghlmandi Soheila , Wagner Ulrich , Schuetz Philipp , Mueller Beat , Christ-Crain Mirjam

Background: Hyponatremia is the most prevalent electrolyte disorder in hospitalized adult medical patients and is associated with a significant healthcare resource burden. However, evidence remains scarce whether hyponatremia is a marker of disease severity or whether it has an independent effect on clinical outcomes.Methods: In this nationwide cohort study, we analyzed medical inpatients with hyponatremia diagnosed between January 2009 through December ...