How to Manage End Stage Renal Disease

Author(s): Erica Bronen

Improving Global Outcomes in Kidney Disease (KDIGO) Markers of kidney disease, specifically proteinuria and glomerular filtration rate, are used to define CKD. This activity covers when this condition should be evaluated on the differential diagnosis, how to correctly evaluate for it, and the role of the interprofessional team in caring for patients with it. The purpose of this paper is to explain the causes of end-stage renal disease. Compile a list of endstage renal disease treatment alternatives. Outline ideas for increasing care coordination and communication within interprofessional teams.