This website contains information about secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT). It is intended to provide information to an international audience outside of the USA.
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22 May 2020
The module is intended for an international audience of non-US nephrologists, primary care physicians and diabetologists/endocrinologists, particularly those in Europe.
Authored by professors Jordi Bover,* Marcus Ketteler†, Marc G Vervloet‡ and James B Wetmore,§ this continuing professional development (CPD) module is designed to enhance your awareness of new approaches to establishing vitamin D sufficiency and how they improve the management of secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in patients with stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease (CKD).
Available on Medscape Education, the module consists of an expert article and a series of short presentations, the slides for which are available for download.
If you complete the module, you will earn up to 1.00 CPD credits and improve your awareness and understanding of:
The module is also designed to help you improve your competence in:
Released on 22 May 2020, the module is available until 22 May 2021.
*Clinical Professor of Nephrology; Fundació Puigvert, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Barcelona, Spain.
†Professor of Medicine; Robert-Bosch-Krankenhaus; Stuttgart, Germany.
‡Professor of Nephrology; Amsterdam University Medical Center; Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
§Professor of Medicine; University of Minnesota School of Medicine; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.