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Table 4 Follow up Magnesium Levels in Treated Patients: 2013 Cohort

From: Increases in intravenous magnesium use among hospitalized patients: an institution cross-sectional experience

Variable Intravenous Magnesium Given (N = 96)
Discharge Magnesium PersistentlyLow (N = 90) 28 (31 %)
Magnesium Low After Discharge (N = 25) 17 (68 %)
Magnesium Level at Discharge mmol/L 0.80 (0.73-0.85)
>0.74 61
0.50-0.74 28
<0.50 0
Magnesium Level After Discharge mmol/L 0.67 (0.46-0.92)
>0.74 8
0.50-0.74 15
<0.50 2