Advances in Medicine / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Correcting Hypokalemia in Hospitalized Patients Does Not Decrease Risk of Cardiac Arrhythmias

Table 1

Characteristics of the study cohort with associated values for each characteristic.

AllUncorrectedCorrected value

Average age62.9263.7561.800.02
History of HFrEF5324290.08
Average initial potassium (mEq/L)
Average potassium after 24 hrs (mEq/L)3.423.123.82
Average amount received (mEq)50.3645.8356.460.000
Number of arrhythmias22814

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