Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this continuing education program is to provide physicians, pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners, and physician’s assistants with an in-depth understanding of common drugs and other agents that are nephrotoxic or hepatotoxic, while providing them with the tools needed to perform their roles as members of the healthcare team working collaboratively to prevent and manage cases of kidney and liver toxicity. After studying the material presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe each healthcare professional’s role in the prevention and management of kidney and liver toxicity
  • Identify drugs and supplements that commonly cause kidney and liver toxicity
  • Describe the pathogenesis for drug-induced kidney and liver injury
  • State abnormalities in lab results that may indicate kidney and liver toxicity
  • Discuss prophylactic strategies to prevent kidney or liver injury

Course Authors

Accreditation Information

NURSES

In support of improving patient care, OnCourse Learning (a Relias LLC company) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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