Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2015 - Pharmacological Approach in Advanced Kidney Disease
This module focuses on renal drugs in advanced kidney disease. Course content details are listed below in the learning objectives.
Featuring—A. Bilal Malik, MD, BS
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UW School of Medicine; Director, Fellowship Training Program and Director, General Nephrology Clinical Service, UWMC Section
For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- Appreciate the magnitude of pill burden and risk of adverse events in patients with advanced kidney disease.
- Recognize increasing impact of kidney disease on the non-renal mechanisms of drug disposition and clearance.
- Establish a logical approach when considering drug dosing in advanced kidney disease.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level