Welcome to the third module in our series looking at renal therapeutics. It is based on the Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education (CPPE) e-course on Fundamentals of renal therapeutics, and is designed to give pharmacy technicians an overview and better understanding of this area of practice.
After reading this module, you will be able to:
- Define chronic kidney disease, its causes and risk factors
- Be aware of treatments and preventative advice
- Have an understanding of the lifestyle and other considerations that can help.