Table of Contents

Epidemiology and Significance of Hyponatremia.
Physiology of Water Balance and Pathophysiology of Hyponatremia.
Utility of Electrolyte-Free Water Clearance in the Analysis and Treatment of the Dysnatremias.
Cerebral-Renal Salt Wasting.
CNS Manifestations of Hyponatremia and Its Treatment.
Hyponatremia Induced by Drugs.
Hyponatremia in Heart Failure.
Hyponatremia in Cirrhosis: Evaluation and Treatment.
Hyponatremia in Psychosis.
Exercise-Associated Hyponatremia.
Vasopressin Receptor Antagonists.
Treatment of Hyponatremia.