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CME

The Real Impact of CKD in Primary Care: Let’s Quiz the Experts

  • Authors: David Cherney, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Peter Lin, MD, CCFP
  • CME Released: 10/20/2022
  • Valid for credit through: 10/20/2023
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  • Credits Available

    Physicians - maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

    You Are Eligible For

    • Letter of Completion

Target Audience and Goal Statement

This educational activity is intended for an international audience of non-US primary care physicians (PCPs).

The goal of this activity is for learners to be better able to identify and screen for CKD in primary care amongst high-risk patients.

Upon completion of this activity, participants will:

  • Have increased knowledge regarding
    • The causes and prevalence of CKD
    • Primary care screening strategies for CKD in high-risk patients


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All relevant financial relationships for anyone with the ability to control the content of this educational activity are listed below and have been mitigated. Others involved in the planning of this activity have no relevant financial relationships.


Faculty

  • David Cherney, MD, PhD, FRCPC

    Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto
    Clinician Scientist, Division of Nephrology
    Senior Scientist, University Health Network
    Director, Renal Physiology Laboratory, University Health Network
    Toronto General Hospital Research Institute
    Toronto, Canada

    Disclosures

    David Cherney, MD, PhD, FRCPC, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: AbbVie; AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim-Lilly; Bristol Myers Squibb; CSL-Behring; Gilead Sciences; Janssen; Lexicon Pharmaceuticals; Maze Therapeutics; Merck; Mitsubishi-Tanabe Pharma; Novartis; Novo-Nordisk; Otsuka; Prometic; Sanofi; Youngene Therapeutics
    Research funding from: AstraZeneca; Boehringer Ingelheim-Lilly; CSL-Behring; Janssen; Merck; Novo-Nordisk; Sanofi

  • Peter Lin, MD, CCFP

    Director of Primary Care Initiatives
    Canadian Heart Research Centre
    Ontario, Canada

    Disclosures

    Peter Lin, MD, CCFP, has the following relevant financial relationships:
    Consultant or advisor for: Amgen; AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; CoreCare; Eli Lilly; HLS Therapeutics; LifeLabs; liV Agency; Medexus Pharma; Meducomm; Merck; Moderna; Novo Nordisk
    Speaker or member of speakers bureau for: Amgen; AstraZeneca; Bayer; Boehringer Ingelheim; CoreCare; Eli Lilly; HLS Therapeutics; LifeLabs; liV Agency; Medexus Pharma; Meducomm; Merck; Moderna; Novo Nordisk

Editors

  • Marcel Meijer, PhD

    Senior Director, Content Development, WebMD Global, LLC

    Disclosures

    Marcel Meijer, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

  • Grace O’Malley, PhD

    Associate Medical Education Director, WebMD Global, LLC

    Disclosures

    Grace O’Malley, PhD, has no relevant financial relationships.

Compliance Reviewer

  • Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP

    Associate Director, Accreditation and Compliance, Medscape, LLC

    Disclosures

    Leigh Schmidt, MSN, RN, CNE, CHCP, has no relevant financial relationships.

Peer Reviewer

This activity has been peer reviewed and the reviewer has no relevant financial relationships.


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    For Physicians

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CME

The Real Impact of CKD in Primary Care: Let’s Quiz the Experts

Authors: David Cherney, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Peter Lin, MD, CCFPFaculty and Disclosures

CME Released: 10/20/2022

Valid for credit through: 10/20/2023

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