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ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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Kidney Week

Clinical Practice Session

Better Diabetes and CKD Care by Moving from Evidence to Practice

November 04, 2021 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: On-Demand, Virtual Only

Session Description

This session provides a comprehensive discussion of the new standard of care for diabetes and CKD, implementation strategies by multidisciplinary models, use of newer glucose-lowering agents and glycemic monitoring when kidney function is severely impaired, and the importance of patient-centered care.

ASN thanks the ASN Diabetic Kidney Disease Collaborative Task Force for assistance with this session.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Discuss the rapid evolution in standards of care for diabetes and CKD
  • Summarize the multidisciplinary models to implement new therapeutic strategies
  • Discuss the use of glucose-lowering agents in patients with diabetes and low eGFR
  • Describe the central importance of patient priorities in diabetes and CKD care

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Chronic Kidney Disease

Moderators

  • Frank C. Brosius, MD
  • Patrick O. Gee, PhD

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