Inappropriate antidiuretic state in long-term psychiatric inpatients

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dc.contributor.author Emsley, R.A.
dc.contributor.author Van Der Meer, H.
dc.contributor.author Aalbers, C.
dc.contributor.author Taljaard, J.J.F.
dc.contributor.author Emsley, R.A.
dc.contributor.author Van Der Meer, H.
dc.contributor.author Aalbers, C.
dc.contributor.author Taljaard, J.J.F.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-18T14:59:35Z
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-18T14:59:35Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-18T14:59:35Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-18T14:59:35Z
dc.date.issued 1990
dc.date.issued 1990
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/7917
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10019.1/7917
dc.description Article
dc.description.abstract To investigate the occurrence of an inappropriate antidiuretic state in a long-term psychiatric inpatient population, 690 patients underwent serum sodium determination. Forty-four patients (6.4%) had levels < 133 mmol/l. Fifteen of these patients could be investigated further and the biochemical findings in all were consistent with an inappropriate antidiuretic state. Evidence of previous episodes of water intoxication was found in 80% of these patients. Although more than one possible cause was present in most patients, the two factors most strongly incriminated in the pathogenesis of the inappropriate antidiuretic state were the drugs carbamazepine and hydrochlorothiazide.
dc.subject carbamazepine; hydrochlorothiazide; adult; aged; article; clinical article; female; hospital patient; human; inappropriate vasopressin secretion; incidence; male; oral drug administration; priority journal; psychiatry; psychological aspect; sodium blood level; water intoxication; Adult; Aged; Carbamazepine; Female; Humans; Hydrochlorothiazide; Hyponatremia; Inappropriate ADH Syndrome; Inpatients; Male; Mental Disorders; Middle Aged
dc.subject carbamazepine
dc.subject hydrochlorothiazide
dc.subject adult
dc.subject aged
dc.subject article
dc.subject clinical article
dc.subject female
dc.subject hospital patient
dc.subject human
dc.subject inappropriate vasopressin secretion
dc.subject incidence
dc.subject male
dc.subject oral drug administration
dc.subject priority journal
dc.subject psychiatry
dc.subject psychological aspect
dc.subject sodium blood level
dc.subject water intoxication
dc.subject Adult
dc.subject Aged
dc.subject Carbamazepine
dc.subject Female
dc.subject Humans
dc.subject Hydrochlorothiazide
dc.subject Hyponatremia
dc.subject Inappropriate ADH Syndrome
dc.subject Inpatients
dc.subject Male
dc.subject Mental Disorders
dc.subject Middle Aged
dc.title Inappropriate antidiuretic state in long-term psychiatric inpatients
dc.title.alternative Inappropriate antidiuretic state in long-term psychiatric inpatients


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