Continuing Medical Education Information
This activity will address the importance of screening, diagnosis and treatment of kidney related conditions. Education will also focus on current treatment protocols.
Statement of Need:
The following information is provided by the American Kidney Fund regarding the state of kidney disease in Kentucky.
- Describe symptoms of kidney disease.
- Describe current treatments that can address some of the symptoms of the disease.
- Describe important communication considerations regarding medication contradictions.
All planners and speakers disclose that they have no relevant relationships with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
Commercial Support: There is no commercial support associated with this activity.
Accreditation and Designation:
The Kentucky Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Kentucky Medical Association designates this enduring material activity for 1.oo AMA PRA Category 1 credit.™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Information from NIH about Chronic Kidney Disease
National Kidney Foundation Guide on CKD:
Diabetes and CKD:
The Top 10 Things Nephrologists Wish Every Primary Care Physician Knew
Care of the Patient with Abnormal Kidney Test Results
Estimated Time to Complete: This module will take approximately 1 hour to complete.
Method of Participation Used: Participants will view and listen to a recorded lecture while simultaneously viewing slides.
Hardware/Software Requirements: High speed internet connection
Meeting Planner: Miranda Mosley, Rachel Crouch
Faculty: Khalil Rahman, M.D., Faizan Babar, M.D.
Moderator: Monalisa Tailor, M.D.
Provider Contact Information: Miranda Mosley, Kentucky Medical Association
Copyright: There is no copyright associated with this activity
Release Date: August 2023
Termination Date: August 2024