Phosphate Metabolism in CKD Stages 3–5: Dietary and Pharmacological Control

@inproceedings{Ketteler2011PhosphateMI,
  title={Phosphate Metabolism in CKD Stages 3–5: Dietary and Pharmacological Control},
  author={Markus Ketteler},
  booktitle={International journal of nephrology},
  year={2011}
}
When compared to the available information for patients on dialysis (CKD stage 5D), data on the epidemiology and appropriate treatment of calcium and phosphate metabolism in the predialysis stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD) are quite limited. Perceptible derangements of calcium and phosphate levels start to become apparent when GFR falls below 30 mL… CONTINUE READING