20 Credits NHS YEAR

Aims/Description: This unit is intended for those health care professionals who have some experience of adults with renal disease and need the opportunity to study this further. Focussing on planning and managing care of adults with renal disease, candidates will be expected to reflect on current practice so need to be working within a clinical area. This unit is informed by NICE guidelines; Department of Health documentation; renal association guidelines; extensive literature and research on the subject and is lead by clinical experts within the field of renal disease.

Staff Contact: Lisa Bell
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Problem solving, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK