[New therapeutic strategies in secondary hyperparathyroidism on dialysis (II): vitamin D analogues and calcium-mimetics].

Abstract

Secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHP) is a frequent complication of dialysis patients. In this second article we will analyze the new vitamin D analogs, capable of decreasing parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels with a lower effect on intestinal calcium and phosphorus absorption. Among other advantages described in the experimental setting, paricalcitol shows a… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.