Credits: None available.
This presentation is designed to help non-nephrology nurses, who are caring for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in other settings, learn more about the disease and its therapies. A broad overview of the causes, disease stages, and therapies designed to treat both chronic kidney disease and its complications are discussed.
After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to state an increased ability to discuss the causes, staging and treatment of chronic kidney disease and acute kidney injury, and will have an increased ability to pass exam questions on this content.
Author: The content of this module was authored by Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN, FNP, CNNe.
Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:
Contact hours available until 3/12/23.
Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners, and Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
An education grant for this project was provided by CVS Kidney Care.
American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANNA is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17499.
ANNA urges participants to be aware of the CNE requirements for relicensure in the states in which they hold a license.
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nice refresh course
I am surprised, @ the number of african americans too the number of Asian americans,,,
Very interesting over view of kidney failure and dialysis.
very good presentation.
this information was very knowledgeable
Excellent presentation of the fundamentals of kidney disease.
Very informative and interesting presentation.
very good and informative presentation
Very informative overview and introduction
Very informative and useful course for those who are new in Nephrology
The introduction was very informative. It served as a review/refresher course.
This was a very good updated presentation. Thank you
This was a good review.
I really appreciate this class and was able to go over the new classification which I was not familiar with, for me it was a very interesting and informational class.
Excellent overview for healthcare workers
Thanks for this series.
Excellent session. The stages of Kidney Disease were covered and explained well.
nice refresher course
I enjoyed reviewing the functions of the kidney and stages. This was a great reminder.
excellent for all new and seasoned nephrology nurses. I found it very helpful
thank you for this course
very comprehensive overview
it was useful for my review and understanding of chronic kidney disease. learned more about its problem
Very interesting and good presentation. Well presented.
... Thank you
Good refresher for me. Thanks.
Great overview of AKI and CKD