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Staying Active with Kidney Disease: Kidney School Module 12

Staying Active with Kidney Disease: Kidney School Module 12

Staying Active with Kidney Disease: Kidney School Module 12

Dori Schatell, MS
Dori Schatell, MS
on behalf of Medical Education Institute

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Launch date: 06 Oct 2017

Expiry Date: 30 Sep 2018

Last updated: 19 Feb 2018

Reference: 184911

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Mr Todd Hall LCSW (19 Feb 2018)
This is great information for patients. There isn't really anything here a professional isn't going to know.

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Description

Module 12 of Kidney School explains the importance of participation in day-to-day activities for those with kidney disease. This module describes how exercise, good sleep habits and other activities can improve the quality of life of people on dialysis.

The purpose of Kidney School Continuing Education courses is to enable the learner to better understand the medical and psychosocial impacts of end stage renal disease, as well as patients’ experience of coping with this chronic condition.

Objectives

List 4 common reasons for fatigue in people with CKD.
Causes of fatigue in the CKD patient
• Anemia
• Depression
• Poor sleep
• Lack of exercise
Describe types of sleep problems that commonly occur in CKD.
Sleep problems in the CKD patient
• Poor sleep habits
• Restless legs syndrome
• Sleep apnea
• Pain
• Itching
List 3 benefits CKD patients can gain from exercise or activity.
Fighting fatigue with exercise
• Strength
• Flexibility
• Endurance
Dori Schatell, MS

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Dori Schatell, MS
on behalf of Medical Education Institute

Medical Education Institute, Inc. Executive Director, Dori Schatell has a passionate commitment to patient self-management and over 30 years experience in the renal industry. She is the writer/editor of more than 200 peer-reviewed articles, abstracts, booklets, books, fact sheets, and other pieces, as well as a national speaker and policy advocate.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Reference: 0300-010-12

Faculty and Disclosures

Additional Contributors

The Kidney School CE Planning Committee members are: Catherine G. Cox, RN, BSN, MS, Dori Schatell, MS, and Beth Witten, MSW, LSCSW.

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Mr Todd Hall LCSW (19 Feb 2018)
This is great information for patients. There isn't really anything here a professional isn't going to know.

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