In view of the potentially beneficial, or harmful, effects of diuretics on calcium metabolism, it is prudent to review what is known about this subject. The discussion is divided with respect to the effects on the serum calcium and on the urinary calcium. In discussing these two areas, no special efforts is made to list chronologically the developments in this field nor to exhaustively cite all published papers on the subject.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Mineral and Electrolyte Metabolism|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1979|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism