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Bone and Mineral Metabolism

Overview

Spherix’s coverage of the bone and mineral metabolism focuses on the complex treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT), vitamin D deficiency, and hyperphosphatemia, tracking treatment trends and the uptake of products as they release into established markets. Covering includes perspective from both nephrologists as well as renal dietitians, and encompasses treatment paradigms for both non-dialysis and dialysis patients.

Services Available

Trending market evolution

  • Bone and Mineral Metabolism (US)

  • Renal Dietitians (US)

Service Info

RealTime Dynamix™ is an independent service providing strategic guidance through quarterly or semiannual reports, which include market trending and a fresh infusion of event-driven and variable content with each wave. The reports provide an unbiased view of the competitive landscape within rapidly evolving specialty markets, fueled by robust HCP primary research and our in-house team of experts.

Methodology: Insights are based on data collected from an online survey of respondents recruited from the Spherix Network, a proprietary group of specialty physicians in clinical practice meeting quality screening criteria.

Sample Size and Frequency

US: quarterly report (n=100-200 respondents)

EU5: semiannual report (n=250 respondents)

Canada: semiannual report (n=50 respondents)

Benchmarking new brand performance

  • Tenapanor (Ardelyx) in Hyperphosphatemia (US)*

*Pending approvals and launch

Service Info

Launch Dynamix™ is an independent service providing monthly benchmarking of newly launched products for the first eighteen months of commercial availability, augmented by a quarterly deep dive into promotional activity, barriers to uptake, and patient types gravitating to the launch brand.

Methodology: Insights are based on analyses of quantitative data collected from an online survey of physicians “in the trenches” recruited from the Spherix Network, as well as qualitative interviews conducted with a subset of survey respondents.

Sample Size and Frequency

Monthly KPI benchmarking (n=75 physicians)

Quarterly report (n=75 physicians)

Quarterly qualitative interviews (n=8 physicians)

GAUGING IMPACT OF DISRUPTIVE EVENTS

  • Renal Pipeline Tracker

  • Feedback from ASN Conference 2022 (US)

  • Fellows and Residents (US)

Service Info

Special Topix™ is an independent service that includes access to a report or series of reports based on current events or topics of interest in specialty markets covered by Spherix.

Methodology: Insights are based on data collected from an online survey of respondents recruited from the Spherix Network, a proprietary group of specialty physicians in clinical practice meeting quality screening criteria.

Sample Size and Frequency

Report cadence and deliverable depend upon current event/topic being evaluated.

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