09.10-10.30 Assessment of the patient with renal impairment
Diagnostics in renal disease: What, why and when?
10.45-12.45 Acute kidney injury
Definition, prevention and management of AKI with a review of the national guidelines
AKI in specific conditions: management of contrast nephropathy, cardiorenal syndrome, hepatorenal syndrome and sepsis.
Interactive case discussions with review of the evidence.
13.30-15.00 Chronic kidney disease
Definition, stages and prevention of progression.
Complications of CKD, case based discussions with an update of the evidence: Anaemia: when does anaemia of renal disease
occur and who needs EPO Renal bone disease: understanding renal bone disease and how to manage it Hypertension and
renovascular disease: National guidelines on management of hypertension and applications to renal patients
Diabetic nephropathy: an update on management
15.15-16.30 Renal replacement therapies
Principles of dialysis and management of the dialysis patient outside of the renal unit.
Principles of transplantation and management of the transplant patient outside of the renal unit.
16.30-17.00 Prescribing in renal disease: considerations and common mistakes
(* Preliminary - times are likely to change)