Retrospective study of potential drug-induced hyerkalemia in the inpatient department of a hospital in taiwan
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Chi-Nan (Cheng Hsin Medical Center, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Huang, Chien-Ming (Cheng Hsin Medical Center, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
AIMS: Our objectives were to assess the incidence of drug-induced hyperkalemia in our hospital using laboratory data.
METHODS: A retrospective study was undertaken at Cheng Hsin Rehabilitation Medical Center (Taipei, Taiwan) for 1 month (from 1 July 2006 to 31 July 2006). All inpatients with serum potassium >5.0 mEq/L were collected from the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.