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Activity Steps


Audio Session and Presentation Slides from National Conference for Nurse Practitioners 2019

More than half of all AKIs occur outside of the hospital setting. If you're not worried about the kidney when you prescribe antibiotics, NSAIDs, diuretics, or diabetes medications, you should be. Learn what can really go wrong and how to prevent these situations from occurring.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Identify patients at high risk of developing acute kidney injury (AKI).
  2. Determine the type of AKI a patient is experiencing from an assessment of the patient?s history, as well as physical and laboratory findings.
  3. Recommend measures to minimize the development of AKI for a patient receiving a contrast agent.
Price: $17.50


  • ANCC 1.5 CH / 1.0 APH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. (CE Broker Course #20-660759)

Awarded Advanced Pharmacology Hours

Test Code: spring2019S206A
Published: May 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Passing Score: 1/1 (100%)
Authors: Kim Zuber PA-C Executive Director, American Academy of Nephrology PAs, Oceanside, CA; Past Chair