Chronic Kidney Disease #2: Nutritional Management and Sarcopenia

Doctor's Insight

10m 00s
Broadcast on February 7, 2023 Available until March 31, 2025

The basic approach to slow chronic kidney disease (CKD) progression is restricting protein intake. However, this can lead to sarcopenia, a condition of significant muscle loss, among elderly patients. As sarcopenia can worsen the overall condition of your body, a decision must be made whether to prioritize the management of CKD or sarcopenia. Find out the latest on the nutritional approach to sarcopenia in chronic kidney disease patients.

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