Hypokalaemia in Adults

Author: Dr Hannah Delaney, Consultant Chemical Pathologist and Clinical Lead, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals

Published Date: August 2019

Date to Review: Dec 2022

Guidance Description: Management pathway for adult patients presenting to a GP with hypokalaemia.

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Investigation of Hypokalaemia in Adults Sheffield Guidelines

http://tinyurl.com/LMGPR005

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