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Table 2 Meal phosphate content and phosphate binder dose by meal

From: Meal phosphate variability does not support fixed dose phosphate binder schedules for patients treated with peritoneal dialysis: a prospective cohort study

aDaily mean phosphate intake in mg (SD) Phosphate binder intake (mg) Meal Mean meal phosphate intake in mg (SD)
1144 (362) 627 (542) Breakfast (Day 1) 215 (162)
  848 (727) Lunch 302 (247)
  978 (684) Supper 566 (186)
973 (283) 581 (589) Breakfast (Day 2) 183 (83)
  678 (726) Lunch 256 (156)
  959 (732) Supper 462 (218)
959 (249) 545 (558) Breakfast (Day 3) 239 (119)
  686 (713) Lunch 233 (148)
  1000 (726) Supper 437 (158)
  1. atotal includes snacks
  2. mg milligrams, SD standard deviation
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