Real-World Evaluation of Patiromer for the Treatment of Hyperkalemia in Hemodialysis Patients

Volume: 4, Issue: 2, Pages: 301 - 309
Published: Feb 1, 2019
Abstract
Patiromer is a potassium (K+) binding polymer indicated for treating hyperkalemia. Among patients receiving chronic hemodialysis (HD), this study aimed to identify patient characteristics associated with patiromer initiation, describe patiromer utilization, and analyze serum K+ pre- and post-patiromer initiation.In a retrospective cohort study, using electronic health record data from a large dialysis provider in the United States (study period:...
Paper Details
Title
Real-World Evaluation of Patiromer for the Treatment of Hyperkalemia in Hemodialysis Patients
Published Date
Feb 1, 2019
Volume
4
Issue
2
Pages
301 - 309
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