Phosphate binder use, last 1 month

  Total N N Weighted %
National sample Month      
Overall MAY15 10,444 8,177 83.8%
JUN15 10,910 8,505 82.6%
JUL15 11,544 8,929 82.1%
AUG15 11,484 8,937 82.7%
SEP15 11,464 8,938 82.9%
OCT15 11,533 8,974 82.7%
NOV15 11,774 9,112 82.9%
DEC15 11,615 9,038 83.0%
JAN16 11,567 9,033 82.9%
FEB16 11,697 9,092 82.4%
MAR16 11,964 9,281 82.5%
APR16 11,828 9,274 82.8%
MAY16 11,780 9,292 83.2%
JUN16 11,755 9,305 83.6%
JUL16 11,747 9,268 83.8%
AUG16 11,465 9,168 84.0%
SEP16 11,315 9,082 84.1%
OCT16 11,263 9,040 84.3%
NOV16 11,396 9,112 84.3%
DEC16 11,172 9,005 84.9%
JAN17 11,095 8,921 84.1%
FEB17 11,058 8,834 83.9%
MAR17 11,204 8,912 84.5%
APR17 11,121 8,927 85.1%
MAY17 11,097 8,933 84.2%
JUN17 11,158 8,930 82.5%
JUL17 11,351 9,006 83.3%
AUG17 11,074 8,879 84.6%
SEP17 10,952 8,816 83.5%
OCT17 10,923 8,773 83.5%
NOV17 11,094 8,831 83.9%
DEC17 10,994 8,767 84.3%
JAN18 10,933 8,737 84.6%
FEB18 10,999 8,760 84.1%
MAR18 13,628 10,608 79.5%
APR18 10,182 7,837 78.0%
MAY18 10,621 8,158 78.0%
JUN18 11,025 8,452 78.0%
JUL18 11,413 8,700 77.6%
AUG18 11,831 9,036 77.8%
SEP18 12,368 9,406 77.8%
OCT18 12,241 9,361 77.7%
NOV18 12,088 9,292 77.9%
DEC18 11,908 9,229 78.6%
JAN19 11,859 9,192 79.0%
FEB19 11,887 9,171 78.7%
MAR19 12,094 9,380 79.3%
APR19 11,936 9,363 80.0%
MAY19 11,818 9,306 80.2%
JUN19 12,197 9,516 78.7%
JUL19 12,676 9,817 77.8%
AUG19 12,695 9,895 77.4%
SEP19 13,228 10,319 77.3%
OCT19 12,927 10,150 77.5%
NOV19 12,699 10,007 77.3%
DEC19 12,624 9,960 77.1%
JAN20 12,603 9,945 76.8%
FEB20 12,460 9,876 77.7%
MAR20 12,553 10,006 77.9%
APR20 12,274 9,878 78.3%
MAY20 12,097 9,777 78.5%
JUN20 11,971 9,672 78.5%
JUL20 11,980 9,703 78.8%
AUG20 11,199 9,037 78.6%

Values for each month reflect prescription at end of study month (2010, 2011) or anytime during study month (2012+)
Facility sample transitioned from DOPPS 4 to 5 in Jan-Apr 2012 (see "Study Sample and Methods").
Facility sample transitioned from DOPPS 5 to 6 in Mar-Jul 2015 (see "Study Sample and Methods").
Facility sample transitioned from DOPPS 6 to 7 in Feb-May 2018 (see "Study Sample and Methods").
Source: US-DOPPS Practice Monitor, October 2020; http://www.dopps.org/DPM