Association of estimated glomerular filtration rate with serum digoxin concentration and risk of toxicity
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHIEN, Shu-Chen (Taipei Medical University, Pharmacy department, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chen, Fan-Tsung (Taipei Medical University, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Li, Szu-Yuan (Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
Chen, Bi-Li (Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
I. Background: Digoxin, a renally excreted drug, is commonly used in patients with arrhythmia or heart failure and is prone to toxicity in patients with renal insufficiency.
II. Aims:This hospital-based retrospective study aimed to evaluate the association between renal function and the risk of digoxin toxicity.
III. Methods:Patients were included .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.