What is included in patient education about calciphylaxis?

Updated: Feb 24, 2020
  • Author: Julia R Nunley, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Emphasize compliance with the dialysis prescription. Educate patients regarding dietary restrictions and the need for phosphate binders. If anticoagulation is chosen, explain the risks and the benefits of this therapy.


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