Renal Medicine Course



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Renal Medicine Courses For Nurses

Renal Medicine eLearning course is an interactive learning resource aimed at junior doctors and those in the early years of specialist training. The learning content focuses on the two most common kidney conditions acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease. Doctors see patients with these conditions in a range of specialties.

It has been developed by The Renal Association, the Royal College of Physicians, and e-Learning for Healthcare.

In Partnership with: Royal College of Physicians

eLearning for Healthcare


Short-Term Diploma in Renal Medicine

During the Renal Medicine course, you can explore the causes, possible complications, treatment and management of these conditions. Using interactive features, such as videos, animations and self-assessment exercises, you can build both your learning and understanding of key themes. The sessions enable you to build core knowledge in preparation for lectures and practical work helping to deliver enhanced learning outcomes.

Renal Medicine Features

  • Comprehensive coverage of acute kidney injury (AKI) and chronic kidney disease (CKD)
  • Features highly interactive content, with high-resolution images, videos and animations
  • Relevant to healthcare professionals globally

Renal Medicine Courses Details

Module 1: Acute Kidney Injury

Renal medicine programme covers the diagnosis and management of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI), which occurs in around five per cent of hospital admissions.

The module describes how to:

  • Determine the causes of AKI
  • Manage this condition
  • Deal with the life-threatening complication of hyperkalaemia
  • Correctly resuscitate and manage fluid balance

Module 2: Chronic Kidney Disease

This module focuses on:

  • The assessment and management of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
  • Strategies to delay CKD progression
  • The investigation and management of hypertension
  • The treatment of cardiovascular risk factors in CKD

Additionally, you can access sessions on renovascular disease, diabetic nephropathy, and the medical treatment of complications relating to advanced chronic kidney disease including the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of renal mineral bone disease, and the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of renal anaemia.

The module also includes two sessions on the effects of commonly used drugs in CKD and safe prescribing in a patient with the condition.


Renal Medicine sample certificate

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80 Hours.




Suitable for all medical practitioner in Renal Medicine, healthcare professionals, nurses and young professionals.


12 months from registration on LMS.