Chronic Kidney Disease

Return to Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Incorporate the major points of the National Kidney Foundation Quality Outcomes Initiative for chronic kidney disease (CKD) into practice.
2. Accurately identify, screen, evaluate and classify patients who are at risk or have the diagnosis of CKD.
3. Reduce the risk for progression of CKD to ESRD by applying appropriate, proven therapeutic interventions early in the disease process.
4. Compare management strategies for anemia, bone disease, malnutrition, and electrolyte abnormalities in the later stages of CKD.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017

David M. Schneider, MD, FAAFP, Faculty Physician/Team Leader/Didactics Director/Procedures Director, Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency, Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine, UCSF, Santa Rosa, California

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017
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