Care of Transplanted Patients in the Primary Care Clinic. More people are getting transplants and they are living longer after transplant. On today’s CME Webcast, we are going discuss what the primary care provider needs to know about the care of transplanted patients in their practice. We’re pleased to welcome nephrologist and Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Dr. Alejandro Diez.
View a video introduction of this webcast
What you’ll learn in this webcast
As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: RECOGNIZE the increasing frequency of kidney transplantation in the United States; and IDENTIFY Common Causes for Kidney Transplant Dysfunction.
You’ll also learn about the following:
- Medical care of the kidney donor
- Transplant “chains”
- Dietary restrictions after transplant
- Skin cancer and anti-rejection medications
- Managing hypertension in patients taking anti-rejection medications
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