• FP Essentials™ 

    Kidney Disease

    #509 Edition | October 2021

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    Acute Kidney Injury
    Chronic Kidney Disease
    End-Stage Renal Disease
    Kidney Stones

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    • Diagnose patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) using standard diagnostic criteria.
    • Summarize appropriate intravenous fluid resuscitation for patients with AKI and hypovolemia.
    • Describe the criteria for diagnosis of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in asymptom­atic patients.
    • Prescribe first-line drugs for CKD management in patients with hypertension and diabetes.
    • Counsel patients with advanced CKD about treatment options for end-stage renal disease so they can make informed decisions.
    • Refer appropriate patients for evaluation for kidney transplantation at the recom­mended time.
    • Prescribe medical expulsive therapy for patients with kidney stones if stones do not resolve with observation.
    • Determine when to obtain urine metabolic analyses in patients with recurrent kidney stones.

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    October 2021

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