This interactive module is seven of seven designed to prepare PAs to effectively care for patients affected by diabetes and explores what you can do to help prevent or slow the progression of Diabetic Kidney Disease (DKD). This activity is part of AAPA's curriculum know as Diabetes Leadership Edge.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
Describe pathophysiological factors of DKD
Outline interconnectivity of diabetes, DKD, and cardiorenal syndrome (CRS)
Interpret screening results for and classify DKD
Analyze the results of recent trials as they relate to the treatment of DKD and CRS