ea0059p010 | Adrenal and steroids | SFEBES2018
, Cannuccia Amalia
, Lenzi Andrea
, Isidori Andrea M
, Tomlinson Jeremy W
The importance of measuring renin or plasma renin activity (PRA) and aldosterone in establishing mineralocorticoid deficiency is not in doubt. Once mineralocorticoid replacement therapy is initiated, guidance suggests that optimization of mineralocorticoid dose should be based upon measurements of blood pressure, renin (or PRA), and electrolytes. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between renin and clinically important variables to determine whether measurem...