Renal Disease 2

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. State the major points of the National Kidney Foundation Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (NKFKDOQI) for chronic kidney disease.
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 end-stage renal disease (ESDR) by applying appropriate, proven therapeutic interventions early in the disease process.
4. Describe the management strategies for anemia, bone disease, malnutrition, and electrolyte abnormalities in the later stages of CKD.

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Course summary
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  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
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Gary I. Levine, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

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