HELPFUL Study

Healthy diet rich in potassium containing fruits, vegetables and nuts to chronic kidney disease patients thought the use of sodium zirconium cyclosilicate: A Feasibility Study (HELPFUL Study).

The aim of the project is to test if a low-protein healthy K-rich diet with fruits, vegetables, whole grains and nutswith concomitant use of new potassium binder (SZC) can be safely prescribed to patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) stages 4 and 5 with hyperkalemia.

Peter Stenvinkel

Professor/Senior physician, Principal investigator
H9 Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology