Knowledge of the mechanisms causing potassium imbalance provides tools for the nurse to assess symptoms and intervene with appropriate and timely action for patients with potassium imbalance. Figure 5 provides a flow chart as a guide for carrying out assessment of potassium balance in those individuals who are at risk.
Articles| October 01 1996
The pathophysiology of potassium balance
Crit Care Nurse (1996) 16 (5): 59–71.
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DL Braxmeyer, JL Keyes; The pathophysiology of potassium balance. Crit Care Nurse 1 October 1996; 16 (5): 59–71. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn19188.8.131.52
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