Provide an update of autonomic dysfunction and its impact on the individual with renal disease
Contact Hours: 1.5 which includes .5 CH of Pharmacology Credit
Contact hours available until 2/26/2015.
Mary Yellick has nothing to disclose. No commercial support or sponsorship declared. Accreditation of activities for contact hours does not imply approval or endorsement of any product, advertising, or educational content by the American Nephrology Nurses' Association (ANNA), or the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Define causes of autonomic dysfunction.
Describe incidence and prevalence of autonomic dysfunction in persons with CKD across the lifespan.
Explore treatment options for the patient with autonomic dysfunction.
Outline the nursing assessment for the patient with autonomic dysfunction.
Integrate the role of the nurse in the multidisciplinary approach to autonomic dysfunction using case studies.