Chronic Kidney Disease
Return to all Care of Cardiovascular Conditions 1st Edition sessions.
Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Accurately identify, screen, evaluate and classify patients who are at risk or have the diagnosis of CKD.
2. Construct an individualized treatment plan for a patient with chronic kidney disease that also considers the potential for comorbidities, including follow-up care, monitoring, and referrals.
3. Reduce the risk for progression of CKD to ESRD by incorporating the clinical recommendations of the National Kidney Foundation Quality Outcomes Initiative for chronic kidney disease (CKD) – (most recent updates) into practice.
4. Counsel patients on the impact of CKD on cardiovascular health, and the importance of medication compliance and positive lifestyle changes to reduce the risk of cardiovascular complications.
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Jennifer Brull, MD, FAAFP, Private Practice, Plainville, Kansas
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