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1

Signs of renal failure/mineralocorticoid excess

Oedema, effusions, high JVP

2

Signs of fluid loss

Low BP, cold, oliguric

3

Signs of DI

Confusion, thirst

4

Signs of SIADH

Confusion

5

ECG abnormalities with hyperkalaemia:

Tented T waves
Loss of P waves
Broad QRS
BRADYCARDIA

6

Examples of T1 respiratory failure

Pneumonia
Pulmonary embolism

7

Examples of T2 respiratory failure

Airways disease
Pulmonary fibrosis