Tag Hypomagnesaemia
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Hypomagnesaemia

Hypomagnesaemia: Defined as serum magnesium < 0.75 mmol/L; associated with increased ICU mortality common — affects 10-65% of ICU patients
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Magnesium

Magnesium: intracellular cation; hypomagnesaemia = common electrolyte abnormality in ICU
ECG-LIBRARY-diagnosis-LITFL-340-2

Hypomagnesaemia

Brief review of the ECG features of hypomagnesaemia. The primary ECG abnormality seen with hypomagnesaemia is a prolonged QTc.