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Medicines management - CKD in primary care (1 CPD hour)

Our series concludes with consultant nephrologist Dr Robert Lewis’s tips on pharmacology in patients with CKD

 

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This module offers practical tips on managing problems caused by common drugs in CKD patients, including:

  • The effect of drugs on CKD
  • CKD and antimicrobials
  • Safe use of NSAIDs in CKD
  • Appropriate opioid analgesics

This is the last part of our CKD in primary care series. Other articles in the series include:

Benign decline or CKD?

CKD as a marker of cardiovascular risk

Proteinuria testing

When renal function takes a dip

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