The clinically significant estimated glomerular filtration rate for hyperkalemia.
- Published Article
Internal medicine (Tokyo, Japan)
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2008
From the viewpoint of the increase in incidence of hyperkalemia, using an eGFR below 50 mL/min/1.73 m2 as the cutoff has clinical significance when equation 0.741 is used and a cutoff at 60 mL/min/1.73 m2 is appropriate when equation 194 is used.
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