Renal Disease 1

Return to all Family Medicine Board Review sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Cite the causes and explain the management of acute renal failure.
2. Discuss the principles of neurohormonal antagonism and the role of the kidney in the management of heart failure.
3. Discuss the common metabolic issues seen in the critically ill patient as the result of renal compromise.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
Parent activity set: 

Gary I. Levine, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
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