Renal Function Test Course
Course Overview: The goal of this
program is to provide nurses and other healthcare professionals
with information about renal function laboratory tests. Program
content emphasizes the purpose of each test, provides normal
values, and discusses interpretation of results. A special
section on nursing diagnoses associated with the abnormal renal
function tests outlines nursing interventions. See Objectives for specific course goals.
Here are a few hints to help you navigate
through the course.
- Click on links in the Table of Contents frame on the left side of the screen. You can
view pages consecutively, or access any page at any time.
- Link to Rnceus
Interactive e-mail or
return to Rnceus Interactive Home
Page from the Table of
- Access the Exam and Evaluation Form at the end of the course - or whenever you're
ready. Follow instructions on that page to obtain
nursing contact hours, or to just try the questions.
- Links to the World Wide Web enrich the
course content. Review the different sites and then click
"BACK" on your browser to return to the
course. Or "BOOKMARK" the site now for
- Scattered throughout the course are Instant Feedback areas, like the one below. Review information
Target Audience and give it a
Instant Feedback: To reinforce the material, quiz yourself
on what you have learned while studying this information.
Wherever you see this color text, questions are accessible.
audience for this course is nurses and other healthcare
professionals in all health care settings caring for patients
of all ages.
TRUE or FALSE