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ea0044p64 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2016

Management of hyponatraemia in acute hospital admissions: Effect on length of stay, readmission and mortality

Sharma Aditi , Avari Parizad , Singh Jasmeet , Anyasodor Monica , Ostberg Julia E. , Devendra Senan

Objective: Hyponatraemia is the most common electrolyte disturbance encountered in patients – yet its management remains challenging and variable. We audit the management of hyponatraemia in a busy district general hospital, focusing on length of stay (LOS), readmissions and mortality.Methodology: A retrospective analysis was carried out of 30 consecutive inpatients alerted by the hospital biochemistry department with a sodium concentration of &#880...