Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2016 - Heart Failure Treatment for the Kidney-Challenged
This course gives treatment recommendations for patients who struggle with comorbid kidney and heart conditions, including a discussion of commonly prescribed heart failure medications and their impact on the renal system.
John Mignone, MD
Cardiologist, Swedish Medical Center – Cherry Hill Campus, Seattle
Comments from lecture attendees:
"Especially excellent. Clear with practical clinical orientation."
"The cardiology talk was amazing."
For adult nurse practitioners, geriatric nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this module, you will be better able to:
- Discuss outcomes related to cardiac heart failure (CHF) and kidney disease.
- Improve renal dysfunction in CHF.
- Discuss method of diuresis in CHF.
- 1.00 Contact hours
- 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level