Increase your understanding of cardiorenal syndrome – a complex medical condition associated with heart failure and renal dysfunction. Case examples presented by Nurse Practitioner Marie Galvao help to make this presentation clinically relevant and practical.
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Define cardio-renal syndrome and describe the pathophysiology that drives the cardiorenal connection.
- Review the risk factors and biomarkers associated with cardio-renal syndrome.
- Using a case-based approach, describe best practices for the management of patients with acute and chronic cardio-renal syndrome.
- Marie Galvao, MSN, ANP-BC, CHFN