Management of Hyperkalemia in Hemodialysis Patients


Science & Innovation Theater Webinar 

Recorded on May 10, 2018 

Sponsored by Relypsa 

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Webinar Objectives: 

  • Discuss the importance of hyperperkalemia and relationships with risk of sudden cardiac death in CKD in general and hemodialysis patients in particular.
  • Provide an overview of potassium homeostasis in hemodialysis patients
  • Discuss the current dialytic and non-dialytic management strategies to manage hyperkalemia
  • Discuss emerging approaches to optimize potassium homeostasis and minimize associated risk.


Patrick H. Pun, MD, MHS
Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC

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