Individuals with advanced kidney disease may experience various comorbidities, including peripheral neuropathy, restless leg syndrome, insomnia, anorexia, cachexia, and pruritis. This workshop provides a comprehensive overview of these conditions with a focus on assessment, therapeutic management, and patient education.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information
Contact hours available until 10/14/2021.
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: 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: The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development 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.
Learning Outcome: After completing this learning activity, the learner will state an increased ability to care effectively for patients with chronic kidney disease who are experiencing peripheral neuropathy, anorexia, cachexia, or pruritus.
DNP, RN, CNN,
Director of Dialysis,
St. Peter's Health