Of all the electrolytes you’ll evaluate when taking care of patients, potassium is one of the most important. In this podcast episode, Nurse Mo talks about the causes of hyperkalemia, the signs of this common condition, and what you are going to do to keep your patient’s safe.

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Nursing students need to know how to monitor and manage the potentially fatal electrolyte disturbance known as hyperkalemia. Find out more in this podcast!