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National Symposium 2013

Transplant Immunosuppression: Tailoring to the Individual

Apr 23, 2013 3:00pm ‐ Apr 23, 2013 4:15pm

Standard: $20.00
Members: $0.00


Immunosuppression of the transplant patient needs to be individualized. The number of transplant regimens continues to increase. The medications commonly used in transplant, their side effects, and the methods to tailor these regimens to the individual patient are analyzed using a case study approach.

Contact hours available until 4/24/2015

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation.

Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee: Kristin Larson – Consultant, Nephrology Clinical Solutions; Employee, Affymax; Other financial support, Kristin M. Larson, RN, MSN, LLC; Sandy Bodin – Employee, Affymax; Dawn Koonkongsatian – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care; Elizabeth St. John - Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

Presenter(s) have no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declare.

Non-Endorsement of Products:
Accreditation of activities for contact hours does not imply approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content by ANNA or the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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.

• Review the current immunosuppressive medications used in transplantation.
• Examine adverse effects associated with each class of immunosuppressive medication.
• Compare and contrast combinations of immunosuppressive medications through case studies used to tailor therapy to the individual transplant patient.


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