Tag: SALSA Trial

The SALSA Trial: Symptomatic Hyponatremia and Hypertonic Saline

Background: Hyponatremia is one of the most common electrolyte abnormalities seen in clinical practice. Under-correction could lead to cerebral edema, whereas overcorrection could result in osmotic demyelination syndrome (ODS).  The current recommendation is to use hypertonic saline in small, fixed, …

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Endocrine, Metabolic, Fluid, and Electrolytes