Intradialytic Hypotension Prevention and Management Knowledge and Practices: Results from a Survey of Australian and New Zealand Nephrology Nurses

Intradialytic Hypotension Prevention and Management Knowledge and Practices: Results from a Survey of Australian and New Zealand Nephrology Nurses

Identification: nnj_ma15A5
Issue: March-April 2015
Volume: Vol. 42, No. 2
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Nephrology Nursing Journal Editorial Board Statements of Disclosure
In accordance with ANCC governing rules Nephrology Nursing Journal Editorial Board statements of disclosure are published with each CNE offering. The statements of disclosure for this offering are published below.

Paula Dutka MSN, RN, CNN, disclosed that she is a coordinator of Clinical Trials for the following sponsors: Amgen, Rockwell Medical, Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Akebia Therapeutics, and Dynavax Technologies.

Carol M. Headley DNSc, ACNP-BC, RN, CNN, disclosed that she is a Consultant and/or member of the Corporate Speaker’s Bureau for Sanofi Renal, and a member of the Advisory Board for Amgen.

Tamara M. Kear, PhD, RN, CNS, CNN, disclosed that she is a Fresenius employee, freelance editor for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins and Elsevier publishing companies.

All other members of the Editorial Board had no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education activity.

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Beth Ulrich, EdD, RN, FACHE, FAAN, Nephrology Nursing Journal Editor, and Hazel A. Dennison, DNP, RN, APNc, CPHQ, CNE, ANNA Education Director.

There are no other disclosures to declare.

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Accreditation Statement:
American Nephrology Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Goal
To provide an overview of nephrology nurse knowledge and practice habits in the prevention and management and treatment of intradialytic hypotension (IDH) as reported by nephrology nurses surveyed in Australia and New Zealand.

Objectives
1. Identify the varying definitions of intradialytic hypotension (IDH).
2. Discuss the importance of nephrology nurses’ knowledge of IDH identification.
3. Explain possible prevention and management strategies of IDH as reflected by outcomes of this study.

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