1-semester credit, 15 hours (15 lectures)
Students learn the principles of renal transplantation.
By the end of this course, students will be able to state the advantages and disadvantages of a renal transplant, explain the contraindications to transplantation, describe electrolyte abnormalities after transplantations, and explain the evaluation process for a potential kidney transplant recipient.
Prerequisites: HN101, HN102, HN103
This course is not used to complete hours of continuing education; it is a module belonging to an entire class for hemodialysis nursing.