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CKD–MBD training: improve management & earn CPD credits

26 October 2020

Earn up to 0.50 CPD credits by completing the new Medscape Education module: ‘Expert approaches: how to improve CKD–MBD management in daily practice’

The module is intended for an international audience of non-US physicians, specifically, nephrologists in Europe.

What will you learn?

Authored by Dr Smeeta Sinha,* Professor Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh and Professor Mario Cozzolino, this continuing professional development (CPD) module is designed to:

  • Improve your understanding of how chronic kidney disease–mineral and bone disorder (CKD–MBD) impacts patients when it is uncontrolled
  • Enhance your competence in selecting the most appropriate regimens for treating hyperphosphataemia and secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) in CKD patients

The module consists of an engaging and informative presentation, led by Dr Sinha. The presentation begins with a detailed patient case and is followed by practical clinical assessments by professors Kalantar-Zadeh and Cozzolino. All of the slides used in the presentation are available for download.

Released on 26 October 2020, the module is available until 26 October 2021.

Start the module now to earn the CPD credits.



*Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Nephrology; Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust; Salford, United Kingdom.

Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics and Nursing Sciences, and Epidemiology Chief; Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Kidney Transplantation, University of California, Irvine; Irvine, California, United States.

Professor of Nephrology, University of Milan, and Director of the Renal Division, ASST Santi Paolo e Carlo; Milan, Italy.