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ea0012p9 | Clinical case reports/Governance | SFE2006

An audit on the management of severe hyponatremia in a hospital population

Siddique H , Kaja R , Daggett P

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte disturbance seen in hospital practice. Severe hyponatremia can be life threatening and is associated with considerable mortality.AimTo assess the prevalence of severe hyponatremia (plasma Sodium <120 mmol/l) by retrospective analysis in a hospital population and its laboratory investigation, management and clinical outcome.ResultsOver a si...