Latest Hyperphosphatemia News
Very low protein intake was not superior to traditional low protein diets, however.
Recipients of in-hospital nighttime dialysis experienced a 14.2 gram reduction in left ventricle thickening.
Even healthy adults show evidence of abnormal bone metabolism.
Researchers find link in the non-dialysis population.
Large South Korean study demonstrates the association in individuals with normal kidney function.
Large European study identifies ranges of phosphorus, calcium, and parathyroid hormone levels with the lowest death risk.
African-American patients, however, had significantly higher intact parathyroid hormone levels, possibly due to lower 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels.
Every 1 mg/dL increase in serum phosphorus level was linked with 36% greater odds of kidney failure among non-dialysis CKD patients.
High phosphate levels are associated with 3.3-fold increased odds of 28-day in-hospital mortality.
In a study, 45% of hemodialysis patients internationally reported skipping phosphate binder pills at least once in the prior month.
Patients with hyperphosphatemia lowered their phosphorus levels with a dietitian's guidance or cash incentive.
Boiling sliced meat in a pressure cooker filled with soft water may be a promising way for dialysis patients to reduce phosphorus intake.
Study implicates dairy products, cereals, and grains containing inorganic phosphate additives.
Among the phosphate-containing medicinal products prescribed to chronic kidney disease patients, 76% may contain absorbable phosphate.
Baseline eGFR, higher phosphorus, proteinuria, and male gender, also are associated with an elevated risk of end-stage renal disease in patients with chronic kidney disease.
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