Diabetic Kidney Disease | 1 CPEU
Adding chronic kidney disease (CKD) medical nutrition therapy to diabetes management can be overwhelming for a patient, especially without education and encouragement from a dietitian. However, we know that early nutrition education for patients diagnosed with CKD can improve biomarkers and can even delay or prevent progression to end stage renal failure requiring dialysis. Explore everything you need to know when it comes to diabetic kidney disease so you are prepared to help your patients navigate these two conditions.
Speaker: Stacey Phillips, MS, RD
Performance Indicators: 8.1.4, 8.1.5, 8.3.1, 8.3.7