Kidney Transplantation: Overview & Updates
2021 Nebraska Medicine Primary Care Education On-Demand Series This module is part of the 2021 Nebraska Medicine Primary Care Education On-Demand Series.

Kidney Transplantation: Overview & Updates

Kidney Transplantation: Overview & Updates

Clifford Miles, MD, FAST

Associate Professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, UNMC; Medical Director, Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation, Nebraska Medicine


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this on-demand module, participants should be better able to:

  1. Review data regarding the prevalence of end-stage kidney disease and the modalities of treatment
  2. Discuss the impact of a limited supply of donated kidneys, including transplant candidacy and the waiting list
  3. Describe ways that patients, providers and transplant teams can address the organ shortage, with emphasis on living donation
  4. Briefly describe clinical trials available to kidney transplant patients at Nebraska Medicine

Method of Participation

Term of Approval

Release Date: May 10, 2021
Expiration Date: December 15, 2022


Continuing Education Credits  

Jointly Accredited Provider MarkIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Nebraska Medicine and University of Nebraska Medical Center. University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians

The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses

1.0 Contact Hour Awarded
Nebraska Medicine is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


Faculty and Planning Committee Disclosures

Disclosure Declaration (PDF)

Disclosures

The accredited provider has mitigated and is disclosing identified relevant financial relationships for the following faculty, planners, and others in control of content prior to assuming their roles:

FACULTY

PLANNING COMMITTEE
The below planning committee members have nothing to disclose:

 

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