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BOF: 3.108

A 52-year-old female is on regular haemodialysis for end stage renal failure.

She complains of feeing extremely tired and breathless on exertion. Her blood pressure prior to dialysis is 190/105

Her blood results before dialysis show:

Hb 8.6 g/dl

Serum calcium 1.9 mmol/l (corrected)

Serum potassium 7.0

Creatinine 1500

In this patient which of the following would you consider of greatest benefit?

a)      Sevelemar

b)      Calcitriol

c)      Erythropoietin (EPO)

d)      Ramipril

e)      Calcium carbonate

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