Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, Sixth Edition

Module 6: Chapter 5 - Overview of Pediatric Nephrology for the APRN

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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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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.


  1. Discuss management and treatment considerations in congenital kidney disorders that affect kidney function.
  2. Discuss vascular access challenges in pediatric patients.
  3. Discuss the APRN's management and care of the pediatric patient on various types of dialysis.
  4. Define pediatric hypertension and discuss management.
  5. Discuss management and treatment of chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disease (CKD-MBD) and adynamic bone disease in children.
  6. Assess nutrition and growth in the pediatric patient with CKD.
  7. Describe the role of the APRN during the transition of the pediatric patient to an adult-care program.

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Module 6: Chapter 5 - Overview of Pediatric Nephrology for the APRN

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Man Leung
4/4/17 11:42 pm

very good