Cleveland Clinic Nephrology Update

Cost: $395.00Add to cart

Key Features

Meet CME Requirements in Nephrology. No Post Test!

Topics Covered

  • Renal replacement therapy
  • Hypertensive nephrosclerosis
  • Loop diuretics
  • Management of obesity
  • Biopsy cases
  • Glomerulosclerosis
  • Precision medicine
  • Electrolyte disturbances
  • Glomerular disease
  • Clinical and pathologic markers
  • Diabetes, IgA nephropathy
  • Transplants

Learning Objectives

Following this enduring material, the participants will be able to:

  • Summarize data on strategies for the assessment and management of hypertension based on the most current published clinical practice guidelines.
  • Integrate obesity prevention and treatment strategies into management protocols for overweight patients with kidney disease.
  • Describe the management strategies for assessing and treating various glomerular diseases and addressing the associated side effects of therapy.
  • Describe the pitfalls of dialytic therapies that can lead to serious hemodialysis line infections or peritoneal dialysis related complications that can lead to failure of those modalities of renal replacement therapy.
  • Apply immunologic findings, pathology protocols, and data from kidney transplant registries to improve outcomes in kidney transplant patients

Target Audience

This activity is designed for nephrologists, cardiologists, intensive care specialists, internists and other practicing health care professionals who desire an update on pathogenesis and treatment of kidney diseases, hypertension, fluid and electrolyte disorders, acid-base disturbances, end stage renal failure, critical care nephrology, transplant and related conditions.

Additional credit info

Release Date: 7/15/18

CME Expiration: 7/14/20

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Stay up-to-date

Receive special offers, keep up with MOC requirements and stay informed of the latest offerings in free online CME in your specialty.