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Please Pass the Salt – A Two Part Series
This series will include an activity on how best to quantify the amount of sodium eaten in a day, followed by a second activity that includes an exciting debate between two experts in the field of hypertension.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Physician
Content area(s)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
  • Transplantation
Credits** See program for all credit information
Quality and Safety in Dialysis: Emphasis on Achieving Zero Preventable Infections
This activity will review the simple tools for the prevention, detection and treatment of infections as well as ways to reduce infection rate in dialysis clinics and infection-associated mortality.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Transplant Coordinator
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Fluid Management and Ultrafiltration Rate
Fluid is the leading cause of hospitalizations and re-hospitalizations for patients on dialysis. This activity will discuss how to assist patients with management of fluids. It will also include a patient perspective on the real-life barriers to managing fluids.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Dialysis
  • Patient Safety
Credits** 1.50
Acute Kidney Injury: Understanding Hot Topics
This inter-professional activity will provide clinicians with cutting-edge knowledge on some of the fundamental clinical challenges associated with care of patients with or at risk of AKI.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
Content area(s)
  • Acute Kidney Injury
Credits** 1.50
Evaluation of Acute Allograft Rejection in Kidney Transplantation
This activity will address the ongoing clinical challenge of acute allograft rejection in kidney transplantation, including its pathophysiology and associated adverse outcomes. Evaluation and monitoring strategies will be addressed.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Social Worker
Content area(s)
  • Other topic
  • Transplantation
Credits** 1.00
Debate: Should Sodium Intake Be Limited to
This activity will consist of a debate by two experts in the field of hypertension. This debate will highlight issues and conflicting evidence regarding sodium intake, blood pressure, and how these relate to cardiovascular outcomes.
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Physician
Content area(s)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 1.00
Strategies for Recognizing and Managing Dietary Sodium
This activity will review approaches for patients to best quantify the amount of sodium eaten in a day. It will also review studies that have evaluated the effectiveness of these different approaches. 
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Physician
Content area(s)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 0.50
Strategies for Recognizing and Managing Dietary Sodium
This activity will review approaches for patients to best quantify the amount of sodium eaten in a day. It will also review studies that have evaluated the effectiveness of these different approaches. 
Target audience
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dietitian
  • Nurse
  • Physician
Content area(s)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Other topic
Credits** 0.50