This session addresses the incidence of acute kidney injury in burn patients and considerations for this population, including sepsis risk, fluid imbalance, volume resuscitation, and nephrotoxic drugs.
Contact hours available until 9/25/19.
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:
• Elizabeth St. John – Employee, Fresenius Kidney Care
• Kyra Trappett – Employee, DaVita Dialysis
There are no other disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
American Nephrology Nurses Association – Provider is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Nephrology nurses will state an increased confidence in managing care for patients with burns who have developed acute kidney injury and need dialysis.
MD, FACP, FASN, HP,
Medical Director and Professor,
University of Virginia Health System