Alison Steiber, PhD, RD, LD, Author at Renal and Urology News

Alison Steiber, PhD, RD, LD

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Dietitian counseling has been shown to improve survival among CKD patients.

CKD Patients Not Receiving Dietitian Intervention

Intensive dietary interventions in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been controversial in the United States. It is interesting to note that even though evidence abounds on the effectiveness of dietitian interventions and government money is available for these services, patients are not receiving them.