Complications of Anemia and the CKD Patient

ANNA CE Satellite Symposium - Las Vegas, Nevada, April 21, 2005
Complications of Anemia and the CKD Patient. Part One.
Suanne Petroff , RNCS, FNP, CNN
Complications of Anemia and the CKD Patient Part Two.
Suanne Petroff, RNCS, FNP, CNN

Suanne Petroff, RNCS, FNP, CNN

This satellite symposium is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Ortho Biotech, Inc. This activity has been planned and produced in accordance with CE guidelines and policies. From a CE symposium held on April 21, 2005 at the American Nephrology Nurses' Association (ANNA) Fall Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada. This symposium was provided by ANNA.
This activity has been awarded 1.5 contact hours by the American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) which is accredited as a provider and approver of continuing education in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center-Commission on Accreditation (ANCC-COA).
Posting Date: October 15, 2005
CE Credit Eligible Through: October 15, 2006
CE Credit Hours/Completion Time: 1.5
Target Audiences: Nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals who treat and manage patients with CKD.
Method of participation: Listen to the talk, read the PubMed abstracts linked to data slides and talk references, take the post-test, read the linked abstracts in the post-test answer feedback material.
After participating in this program, the participant should be able to:
  1. Discuss the scope of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and its comorbidities
  2. Implement new approaches to manage the anemia associated with CKD
  3. Describe the role of the nephrology nurse and other members of the collaborative team in the screening, diagnosis, and management of anemia
  4. Examine ways to partner with patients in self management of CKD
  5. Improve the awareness and decision-making of patients with CKD
Suanne Petroff: Advisory Board: Ortho Biotech; Grant support: Ortho Biotech; Speakers Bureau: Ortho Biotech.

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