The use of hemodialysis is growing and nutrition management is a huge aspect of hemodialysis management. This webinar will help dietitians in any setting work with this adult population.
Upon successful completion of this one-hour course, the participant should be able to:
Understand the importance of nutrition in Hemodialysis patients.
Be able to name and assess the nutrition focused labs.
Understand nutrient requirements for hemodialysis patients.
Understand Potassium and the renal diet.
Understand phosphorous and binder management.
Understand the relation of calcium and the renal diet.
Be able to assess and manage nutrition care in patients on hemodialysis using current research/guidelines.
Live Event Date:
Apr 26, 2016
Learning Need Codes (LNC):
3000, 5000, 5090, 5340
Target Audience: RDs, DTRs, Allied Health Professionals
Number of Credits:
$18 ($18.00 per credit)
About the Presenter: Sabine Saoud, RD, FAND
Sabine Saoud, RD, FAND is the owner of Sabine's Nutrition (found at sabinesnutrition.com) for nutrition counseling. In addition, she currently works at Fresenius Medical care, the world's largest integrated provider of products and services for individuals undergoing dialysis. She has experience in different modalities as she covered various units within her region. Sabine is very well versed in different disease states since she works at Saint Barnabas medical center Per- Diem. Seeing patients in the hospital, on dialysis, and pre/post-transplant has helped her become a great educational resource for her patients. Sabine also enjoys updating her blog sabineseverydaynutrition.blogspot.com.