Resources for renal dietitians

As a renal dietitian, you’re in a unique position to help patients on dialysis. These peer-to-peer resources have been created specifically to support you in educating your patients about Velphoro.

The need for potent phosphate binding

Renal dietitians share their views on why helping patients achieve their phosphorus goals can be challenging, and how Velphoro, the most potent phosphate binder, may help.1

  • The need for potent phosphate binding

    Renal dietitians share their views on why helping patients achieve their phosphorus goals can be challenging, and how Velphoro, the most potent phosphate binder, may help.1

  • Educating patients on how to take Velphoro®

    Hear renal dietitians talk about why they like the flexibility of Velphoro administration, and how they educate their patients about the different ways to take it with meals.2

  • Putting patients in control with Velphoro®

    Dialysis and hyperphosphatemia may make some patients feel out of control. Renal dietitians talk, peer-to-peer, about their confidence in Velphoro, and how putting patients in control of how to take it with meals can help.

  • Setting expectations with Velphoro®

    Guidance from renal dietitians focuses on giving patients a better chance of success by setting expectations for Velphoro treatment.


References: 1. Coyne DW, Larson DS, Delmez JA. Bone disease. In: Daugirdas JT, Blake PG, Ing TS, eds. Handbook of Dialysis. 5th ed, Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2014:665-692. 2. Velphoro® [package insert]. Waltham, MA: Fresenius Medical Care North America; 2020.