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50th National Symposium 2019

141 - Sepsis Recognition

Apr 15, 2019 11:45am ‐ Apr 15, 2019 1:00pm

Credits: None available.

Members: $30.00
Standard: $40.00


What are the signs and symptoms of sepsis in a patient with CKD? How does sepsis affect kidney function, and how does that impact sepsis treatment? Learn the answers to these questions as well as the long-term effects of septic shock.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information

Contact hours available until 4/17/2021.

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:
• Marijo Johnson – Employee, Fresenius Medical Care

There are no other disclosures to declare.

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

Accreditation Statement:
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.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, the learner will recognize and report signs of sepsis earlier and initiate treatment sooner, giving the patient the best chance of a good outcome.


  • Rasheed Balogun, MD, FACP, FASN, HP, Medical Director and Professor, University of Virginia Health System

Credits Available

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Juana Qian
4/17/19 3:22 pm

Infection/ sepsis is common in dialysis. Early treatment of sepsis can prevent further complications. Essential knowledge to have for RN.

Mabel Otamias
4/29/20 5:18 pm

He makes the topic easy to understand and remember! His voice is empowering.

Hyunsook Seo
4/15/21 9:12 pm

Great information

Farzana Hasan
10/18/21 11:36 pm


Susan Kippley
11/9/21 10:11 pm

Early recognition is always game changing