Acute Kidney Injury: Not Just Acute Renal Failure Anymore?
Susan Dirkes, RN, MSA, CCRN
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Define and discuss acute kidney injury (AKI)
  • Compare and contrast renal biomarkers for early detection of AKI
  • Understand the RIFLE classification system
  • Discuss prevention and treatment strategies for AKI

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: C1113
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.50
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 2/1/2015

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Acute Kidney Injury: Not Just Acute Renal Failure Anymore?

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