Speaker Notes 2017-12-12T13:08:52-05:00

Speaker Notes

Management of Hypertension in Non-Diabetes Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

A PDF of the accredited slide deck “Management of Hypertension in Non-Diabetes Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease” with helpful speaker notes.

Program Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • State the new blood pressure target for non-diabetes patients with CKD and understand the rationale for this change.
  • Identify the risk of developing CKD from hypertension, which is graded based on race and comorbidities.
  • Understand that presence of CKD in non-diabetes, hypertensive patients increases the risk for cardiovascular outcomes.