June 2016


Hyperkalaemia is an electrolyte abnormality that is associated with cardiac arrhythmias and an increased risk of mortality.

April 2016

Hyperphosphataemia in CKD

Renal excretion of dietary phosphate has an important role in the maintenance of phosphate homeostasis. In patients with late-stage chronic kidney disease (CKD), nephron loss and the inability of adaptive mechanisms to maintain phosphate excretion lead to phosphate retention.