Master the management of hyperkalemia with tools, tips and tactics from @kidney_boy, Joel Topf MD, Chief of Nephrology @KashlakHospital. We cover: common causes of hyperkalemia; the U-shaped curve of potassium levels and mortality; albuterol nebs; how to safely use insulin; potassium binding resins and colonic necrosis; Does it make sense to give loop diuretics and fluids?; Should we be using fludrocortisone?; Plus, answers to all your questions about a high potassium diet and oral potassium supplements! Join us for Dr Topf’s masterful insights on hyperkalemia and potassium homeostasis.
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Written and produced by: Matthew Watto, MD
Hosts: Matthew Watto MD, Paul Williams MD, Stuart Brigham MD
Infographic: Matthew Watto MD
Edited by: Matthew Watto MD
Guest: Dr Joel Topf MD