Phosphate-specific MNT from an RDN Improves Phosphate Levels

01/08/2020 - Individuals with chronic kidney disease who are on maintenance hemodialysis are at increased risk for hyperphosphatemia. This systematic review examines the efficacy of phosphorus-specific Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) provided by a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) to reduce serum phosphate levels. Monthly MNT from an RDN was a safe and efficacious treatment for lowering phosphate levels in individuals on hemodialysis. Learn more.