Assessing and Monitoring Kidney Function for Drug Dosing: Unveiling the Mysteries of eGFR and Cockroft-Gault Presented April 30, 2014 via Adobe Connect
Course Faculty CDR Ken Say (Whiteriver, AZ)
Release Date: April 30, 2014 Estimated Time to Complete Course: 1.0 hour
Target Audience: Pharmacists working in I/T/U settings
Course Overview: The IHS Pharmacy Last Wednesdays Webinar Series has been initiated to address the needs of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in I/T/U settings. Specifically, the series address five (5) areas: 1. Recent Evidence-Based Therapeutic Guidelines; 2. New Practices/Clinical Collaboration Models within IHS; 3. The Scope of Practice and Standards of Practice of IHS Pharmacy; 4. Ongoing Professional/Legal Changes in the Pharmacy Profession; and 5. Issues Confronting Institutional or Ambulatory Care Practice.
As a result of completing this training, participants will be able to: 1. Translate the effects of the standardized serum creatinine assay on GFR and creatinine clearance estimating equations into relevant clinical practice 2. Manage patient outcomes by recommending therapeutic interventions based on evaluation and monitoring of kidney function
This recorded webinar is not eligible for continuing education credits but is availble as an additional educational resource.