Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee Disclosures: • Denise Murcek – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Dawn Koonkongsatian – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Melissa Nesmith-Vester – Employee, Aegerion • Elizabeth St. John - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care • Kyra Trappett – Employee, DaVita
There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: Supported through an educational grant from Sanofi-Aventis
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.
ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910.
Apply an understanding of the pathophysiology of CKD-MBD, including for early onset of the condition, to monitor appropriate biomarkers and guide management of patients.
Assimilate current evidence and existing clinical practice guidelines to control phosphate levels early, set treatment goals, and monitor patients with CKD-MBD.
Apply current evidence on the impact of phosphate binders on the cardiovascular system to the individualized management of CKD patients.
Develop a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to care in order to improve adherence to treatments and diet in patients with CKD-MBD.