Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, Sixth Edition

Module 4: Chapter 8 - Therapeutic Apheresis

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Contact hours available until 4/1/2019.

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.

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  1. Define the terms used in therapeutic apheresis.
  2. List the six major categories of apheresis treatments.
  3. List two methods of plasma separation.
  4. Describe the anticoagulation options available for each type of plasma separation method.
  5. State one resource for a current listing of clinical applications of therapeutic apheresis procedures.

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Module 4: Chapter 8 - Therapeutic Apheresis

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