1 Medizinische Fakultät Mannheim, Theodor-Kutzer-Ufer 1-3, 68167 Mannheim
The relevance of magnesium in nephrology is of growing interest. Here, an update 2017 will be presented. Vascular protection and positive cardiovascular effects will be described. Likewise, the addition of magnesium to dialysate fluids of hemodialysis patients has been considered positively in recent times.