You Will Learn
- Understand the physiology of sodium balance
- Understand the pathophysiology and aetiology of hyponatraemia
- Appropriately investigate patients with hyponatraemia
- Identify patients who require urgent hospital admission
- Manage patients with hyponatraemia according to their fluid/volume status
The aim of this module is to describe the physiology of sodium balance, causes of hyponatraemia and how to manage patients.