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