38th National Symposium
ANNA 2007 Satellite Symposium
Achieving and Maintaining a Phosphate Balance in the Patient With CKD.

The In and Out of Phosphate in Dialysis Patients.
Terran Mathers, DNS, RN (for Dr. Richard Sherman)

Healthcare Professionals: Patient Advocates Against Hyperphosphatemia
Terran Mathers, DNS, RN

At the conclusion of the certified activity, participants should be able to do the following:
Identify the effect of variant dialysis modalities and treatment parameters on phosphate removal.
Describe the impact of dietary phosphate and phosphate binders on phosphate balance.
Compare phosphate binder options available for the CKD patient with hyperphosphatemia.
List steps toward being a patient advocate through collaboration with healthcare professionals.

Terran Mathers, DNS, RN
Associate Professor
Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL

Richard Sherman, MD
Professor of Medicine
UMDNJ Robert Woods Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick,NJ

This satellite symposium is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant from Shire US, Inc. This activity has been planned and produced in accordance with CE guidelines and policies. From a CE symposium held on April 5, 2007 at the American Nephrology Nurses' Association (ANNA) Annual Meeting in Nashville, TN. This symposium was approved by ANNA. It was not part of the official ANNA Annual Meeting.

This activity provides 1.25 contact hours. The American Nephrology Nurses’ Association (ANNA) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is a Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 00910 for 1.25 contact hours.

Posting Date: September 25, 2007
CE Credit Eligible Through: September 25, 2009
CE Credit Hours/Completion Time: 1.25
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.
See individual talks.

This ANNA Satellite symposium was developed by ANNA, and sponsored by a restricted educational grant from Shire US, Inc.

The CE policy and disclosure statements of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association are given in detail on the Symposium Home Page. The CE policy statements of HDCN are listed on this page.