Specialties - Southern Medical Association

CME Course | Free | Credits: .50

Nephrology for the Non-Nephrologist: Acute Kidney Injury

This activity includes discussion about the definition of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), most common causes, and  insight into diagnosis and management. Long-term consequences of AKI and appropriate patient follow-up is also addressed.

Posted in: Nephrology and Urology4

CME Course | Free | Credits: .50

Nephrology for the Non-Nephrologist: Chronic Kidney Disease

This podcast will offer healthcare providers information related to the scope of care for the diagnosis and management of CKD, including possible scenarios that could warrant collaboration with, or a referral to, a nephrologist.

Posted in: Nephrology and Urology4 Chronic Kidney Disease2

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Nephrology for the Non-Nephrologist: An Introductory Overview

Renal disease affects 15% of the US adult population and is considered an under-recognized health crisis with significant morbidity and mortality. Common conditions and issues encountered by healthcare providers that can lead to a nephrology referral/consultation will be discussed in this introductory episode.

Posted in: Nephrology and Urology4

CME Course | $10 | Credits: 1.25

Disease Risks Treatment and Control – Blood Pressure Management

This activity will review the recently published ACC/AHA hypertension clinical practice guideline; Strategic possibilities for the development of new approaches/treatments based on novel pathophysiological mechanisms for CKD progression after state 3/4; and the benefits of various classes of antihypertensive agents demonstrated in clinical trials and what recent guidelines recommend for selection of various antihypertensive classes in diabetes.

Posted in: Cardiovascular Disease2 Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism4 Hypertension2 Diabetes Mellitus1 Chronic Kidney Disease2