Diabetes and Kidney Disease

Kidney function in type 2 diabetes: Diagnosis and testing

Learning objectives

On completion of this module, you will have a better understanding of:

  • The prevalence of diabetic kidney disease and its clinical implications
  • The importance of early recognition of diabetic kidney disease
  • Tests used in the assessment of kidney function
  • Implications for routine review of patients with type 2 diabetes

Section 1. Prevalence of diabetic kidney disease

Section 2. The importance of early recognition of diabetic kidney disease

Section 3. Tests used in the assessment of kidney function

Section 4. Implications for routine review of patients with type 2 diabetes

Section 5. Key messages

Section 6. Reflection

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After completion of the module the reflection document can be filled in and printed out for your personal development plan. This can be presented at annual appraisal or revalidation. The downloaded module includes the completion stamp showing 30 minutes self -directed CPD undertaken.

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Job Code: UK/DIA-19020d DOP: June 2020